SECAUCUS, NJ -- The Bayonne boys basketball team scored a 65-50 victory over Secaucus to advance in the preliminary round of the Hudson County Tournament Tuesday night.

Tim Worrell scored 27 points and sank four 3-pointers for Bayonne (7-18), which pulled away from a 41-38 lead after three quarters by outscoring Secaucus, 24-12, in the final period.

David Dix scored 15 points for the Bees, who established a strong tone with a 13-8 lead after one quarter. Koi Kirk had eight points in the victory. Isaac Conil led Secaucus (16-5) with 23 points.

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