NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ -- The New Providence girls basketball team's undefeated status was threatened a couple of times this week, never more severely than by Oak Knoll on Saturday.

Oak Knoll built a 14-point lead in shutting the Pioneers out in the first quarter, then New Providence rallied back from an 11-point deficit after three quarters for a 41-40 victory Saturday afternoon.

Amy Maurer finished with 10 points and two assists for New Providence (13-0), which outscored Oak Knoll, 18-6, in the fourth quarter. Lindsay Kinum had nine points, five rebounds and two steals, and Kaitlyn Cumiskey scored eight points for the Pioneers.

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Paige Morton led Oak Knoll with 20 points and 14 rebounds and Greta Criqui had 11 points and four assists in a losing cause.

On Thursday, Summit took New Providence to overtime before the Pioneers won, 53-49. New Providence also was tested in a 51-47 victory over Union Catholic on Tuesday.