FLEMINGTON, NJ -- The Hunterdon Central boys basketball team won its fifth consecutive game, 62-54, over Franklin Tuesday night.

Matt Ciszkowski scored 16 points for the Red Devils (7-6), who avenged an opening night loss to Franklin (7-6).

Charles Gillikin scored 13 points and Brian Johansson hit for 12 points for Hunterdon Central, which outscored the Warriors, 20-12, in the third quarter to open a 46-34 lead. Hunterdon Central will put its winning streak on the line against state-ranked Watchung Hills on the road in Warren on Thursday.