Scenes from a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal between Smithtown East and Smithtown West on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

Credit: Bob Sorensen

Smithtown East's Craig O’Niell puts one up in the second quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal against Smithtown East Smithtown West on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

Credit: Bob Sorensen

Smithtown West's John Giotis grabs a rebound in the second quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal against Smithtown East on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

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Smithtown West's Michael Cascione puts one up in the first quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal against Smithtown East on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

Credit: Bob Sorensen

Smithtown West's Michael Cascione gets around Smithtown East's Gjon Llesaj in the first quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

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Smithtown West's Jack Melore takes a foul shot in the first quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal against Smithtown East on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

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Smithtown West's Jack Melore goes up while covered by Smithtown East's Craig O’Niell in the first quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

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Smithtown West's Jack Melore drives to the basket in the first quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal against Smithtown East on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

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Smithtown West's Matt Bannell puts one up in the first quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal against Smithtown East on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

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Smithtown West's Ben Rappa gets around Smithtown East's Benjamin Haug in the first quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

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Smithtown East's Benjamin Haug drives to the net in the second quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal against Smithtown West on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

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Smithtown East's Benjamin Haug puts one up in the second quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal against Smithtown West on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

Credit: Bob Sorensen

Smithtown East's Bobby Eck looks to get around Smithtown West's Michael Cascione in the second quarter during a Suffolk Class AA boys basketball semifinal on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024, at Longwood.

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