HACKETTSTOWN, NJ -- Hunterdon Central pulled away in overtime for a 55-48 boys basketball victory over Hackettstown in the championship game of the Hunterdon/Warren/Sussex Tournament Friday night at Centenary University.
Brian Johansson scored 12 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Eric Molto finished with 12 points, two rebounds and two assists for Hunterdon Central (18-8), which outscored Hackettstown, 13-6, in overtime.
Charles Gillikin had 11 points and five rebounds for the Red Devils and Matt Ciszkowski finished with nine points and four rebounds in the victory. Hackettstown (21-4) rallied from a nine-point deficit in the fourth quarter with a 15-6 surge to force the overtime session. Shawn Morgan led Hackettstown with 17 points.