VERONA, NJ - The Verona boys basketball team has had Millburn's number this season.
For the second time in as many meetings between the teams, Verona used a fourth-quarter rally to surge past Millburn for a 54-47 victory on Tuesday. Millburn held a 34-31 lead after three quarters before the Hillbillies closed with a 23-13 rush.
Zack Zacchone finished with 17 points and five rebounds for Verona. Ross Gang led Millburn with 24 points and seven rebounds. Zach Ravitz totaled 19 points and blocked three shots for the Millers.
Both teams have 15-5 records. Verona also defeated Millburn, 42-41, with a rally in the final quarter on Jan. 10.