Tristin Harcourt scored a team-high 21 factors to assist elevate Eleventh-seeded College to a 68-63 win over Twenty seventh-seeded Newark Academy within the Third Preliminary Spherical of the Essex County Event in Newark.
The sport was tied at 63-63 with two minutes to go. It was additionally all tangled up at 31-31 at halftime and 49-49 after three quarters.
Kabir Blackmon additionally scored 17 factors for College whereas Darrell Barrow netted 13 factors and Zayden Chiles-Venable had 11. Amir Chase chipped in with six factors as properly.
Chase Clarke bucketed a game-high 27 factors for Newark Academy. He posted a double-double, his sixth in a row, as he pulled down 17 rebounds with seven assists and 5 blocks. Deon Mingo Jr. recorded 21 factors on seven 3-pointers and Brendan Oliver reached double figures, too, with 12 factors.
College outscored Newark Academy 13-7 from the foul line.
With the win, College will journey to sixth-seeded Columbia within the subsequent spherical. Columbia has received the final two video games within the collection together with 83-65 final month.
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