BASKING RIDGE, NJ -- The Ridge boys basketball team turned in another strong defensive effort and came away with a 45-33 victory over North Hunterdon Tuesday night.

Senior center Mike Zima scored 12 points for the Red Devils (5-6), who led, 27-19, at halftime. It is the second game in a row in which Ridge held its opponent under 40 points.

Senior guard Mike DeMarco finished with 11 points and Gavin Kreitz scored eight for Ridge, which has allowed 40 points or less in four of its 11 games this season.