MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn boys basketball team clinched first place in the Colonial Division of the Super Essex Conference Thursday with a 52-25 victory over West Essex.
Senior swingman Ross Gang scored 21 points to lead Millburn (18-2), which outscored West Essex, 26-9, in the first half. Ethan Fine added seven points for the Millers, who compiled a 10-2 record in divisional play.
Next up for Millburn is a first-round game against Montclair in the Essex County Tournament Saturday at noon in Millburn's gym. Millburn is seeded eighth and the Mounties are the ninth seed.