OLD BRIDGE, NJ - The Edison boys basketball team was eliminated from the state tournament with a 54-35 loss to Old Bridge in the first round of Central Jersey, Group 4 on Tuesday night.

Christian Wantong finished with 12 points and 10 rebounds for Edison (15-12), which was outscored, 14-2, in the second quarter as Old Bridge (19-7) took a 32-13 lead into halftime.

Jaymin Vakharia scored nine points and Abu Kaikai totaled eight points, seven rebounds and two blocks for Edison, which finished its season with the most victories for the program since 2001.