Last season: 3-15
Coach: Bill Singleton
Lucas Lassen F 6-2 Jr.; Elijah Kneeland F 6-3 So. Kieran O’Halloran G/F 5-11 Sr.; Will Singleton G/F 6-0 Sr.; James Tourin G 5-11 Jr.
ABOUT THE PANTHERS: A tough team looking to battle on the boards for extra possessions, led by O’Halloran and Tourin.
CENTER MORICHES RED DEVILS
Last season: 21-6
Coach: Nick Thomas
Ahkee Anderson G 6-0 Sr.; Dayrien Franklin G 5-11 Jr.; Emond Frazier F 6-4 Sr.; Jayden Kealy F/C 6-5 Jr.; Nae’jon Ward G 5-9 Sr.
ABOUT THE RED DEVILS: After losing in the state Class B semifinals last year, Center Moriches will rely on a strong backcourt to make a run toward a state title. Anderson, who averaged 23 points per game for Greenport last season, will lead the team.
HAMPTON BAYS BAYMEN
Last season: 8-12
Coach: Pete Meehan
Lucas Brown G 5-10 Sr.; Jack McNamara G 5-6 Jr.; Steven Mora G 5-9 Sr.; Jaden Ottati G 6-0 Jr.; Jonathan Salas F 6-0 Sr.
ABOUT THE BAYMEN: Hampton Bays is a guard-oriented team, led by Brown, a three-year starter who attacks the rim and plays tough defense. He averaged 15.8 points and 8.5 rebounds per game last season.
Last season: 12-11
Coach: Paul Ellwood
Xavier Allen G 6-1 Sr.; Sean Kobel G 6-0 Jr.; Rashad Lawson F 6-3 Jr.; Chris Nicholson F 6-2 Sr.; Luke Woods G 5-8 So.
ABOUT THE TUCKERS: Mattituck will be led by Allen, who averaged 22 points per game and Lawson, who added eight points per game last season.
PORT JEFFERSON ROYALS
Last season: 1-19
Coach: Jayson Williams
Justin Everson G 6-0 Sr.; Drew Feinstein G 5-10 Fr.; Luke Filippi F 6-1 So.; David Ford G 5-7 So.; John Sheils F 6-1 So.
ABOUT THE ROYALS: A young and athletic team, featuring Feinstein, who averaged 14.8 points per game and shot 88 percent from the foul line as an eighth-grader last season.
Last season: 14-6
Coach: Herm Lamison
Sincere Faggins G 5-11 Sr.; Artemi Gavalas G 5-11 Sr.; James Malone F 6-3 Sr.; Zy-Aire Pittman G 5-11 Sr.; Dakoda Smith G/F 6-3 Sr.;
ABOUT THE MARINERS: Playing an up-tempo offense, Southampton will rely on the speed and shooting of its guards, led by Smith and Faggins.
BRIDGEHAMPTON KILLER BEES
Last season: 15-10
Coach: Ron White
Anthony Cabrera G 5-4 So.; David Simmons F 5-9 So.; Kris Vinski G 5-6 Fr.; Scott Vinski G 5-6 Fr.; Will Walker F 6-1 Sr.;
ABOUT THE KILLER BEES: The defending Long Island Class D champions are young and will rely on the experience of Walker.
Last season: 21-3
Coach: Ev Corwin
Ev Corwin Jr. G 5-9 So.; Jahmeek Freeman G 5-9 So.; Jordan Hubbard C 6-4 So.; Joshua Santacroce G 5-10 Sr.; Jaylen Stilley F 6-0 Sr.
ABOUT THE PORTERS: Greenport lost six rotational players, including four starters, from a team that reached the state semifinals last year. The Porters will rely on young contributors, led by Santacroce and Corwin Jr.
Coach: Will Fujita
Last season: 10-9
Wilson Bennett F 6-3 So.; Henry Brooks G 6-2 Jr.; Habtamu Coulter F 6-4 Jr.; Nick Egbert G 6-0 Sr.; Cecil Munshin G 6-0 So.
ABOUT THE WHALERS: A physical team, led by the dynamic scoring of Brooks, who averaged 22.8 points per game last season. Bennett added 9.6 points per game.
THE ROSS SCHOOL
Last season: 2-14
Coach: Nygel Roach
Richie Brew G/F 6-2 Sr.; Orlando Narrizano C 6-4 Sr.; Juan Navarro G/F 6-2 Jr.; Rey Navarro G 5-9 Sr.; John Saldana G 6-0 Sr.
ABOUT ROSS: With an emphasis on speed and defense, Ross looks to rely on senior leadership and experience this year.
SHELTER ISLAND INDIANS
Last season: 8-13
Coach: Jay Card Jr.
Junior Gill G 5-11 Jr.; Daniel Martin G 5-11 Sr.; Lucas Quigley-Dunning F 6-2 Sr.; Walter Richards 6-2 F Sr.; Keith Taplin F 6-2 Sr.
ABOUT THE INDIANS: Shelter Island is an experienced team that will lean on Quigley-Dunning, who averaged 16 points per game last season.
SMITHTOWN CHRISTIAN KNIGHTS-
Last season: 1-11
Coach: Daniel Skaritka
Jon Evers G 5-9 Jr.; Gabe Gibson F 6-0 Sr.; Josh Magnum G 5-9 Jr.; Josh Rivers F 6-2 Sr.; DenMark Simon F 6-0 Jr.
ABOUT THE KNIGHTS: Smithtown Christian returns a strong core, highlighted by Magnum, who averaged 11.5 points and 2.5 steals per game last season, and Gibson, who averaged 12 points and 5 rebounds per game last season.
Last season: 12-8
Coach: Lucas Grigonis
Cole Brigham G 6-0 Sr.; Nick Eckhardt G/F 6-1 Sr.; Nick Grathwohl G 6-1 Sr.; Jaishaun McRae G 5-8 Jr.; Steven Russell F 6-2 Sr.
ABOUT THE SETTLERS: After making its first county final since 2010, Southold returns a strong and experienced team from last season, led by Grathwohl, who averaged 19.4 points, 7.7 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game. Russell, a four-year starter, averaged 16.6 points, 7.8 rebounds and 3.2 assists per game.