WARREN, NJ -- Hunterdon Central got out to a fast start, but powerful Watchung Hills rallied and came away with a 54-51 boys basketball victory over the Red Devils Thursday night.

Tyler Cassella sank five 3-pointers and scored 17 points for Hunterdon Central (7-7), which broke to a 20-8 lead after one quarter.

Brian Johansson and Matt Ciszkowski each hit for 11 points for the Red Devils, who fell behind by three points after three quarters. Michael Bressler had 22 points and three assists for Watchung Hills (16-1), whose only loss this season has been against Gill-St. Bernard's.