NORTH BERGEN, NJ -- Despite a hot shooting game for Abe Rimatzki, Livingston's boys basketball team was eliminated from the Section 1, Group 4 state tournament with a 61-47 loss to North Bergen Tuesday night.

Rimatzki, a senior guard, sank five 3-pointers and finished with 24 points for the Lancers (11-12), who rallied from a 13-point halftime deficit to come within 42-37 after three quarters.

Evan Goldenstein, Jake Goldstein and Nick Guido all finished with six points apiece for Livingston. Estaban Dotel pumped in five 3-pointers and scored a team-high 17 points for North Bergen (18-6).