PATERSON, NJ - Paterson Eastside jumped out to a 20-3 first quarter lead and never looked back as they recorded a 59-40 win over Bergen Tech Friday evening in Big North Liberty Division Play.  The loss drops Bergen Tech to 2-7 overall, and 1-4 in Liberty Division play.  Eastside improves to 7-2 overall, and 4-1 in Liberty Division play.

Levi Holton led Eastside with 11 points and eight rebounds, while Cozjier Harmon also added 11 for the Ghosts.  

Ryan Jordan, Nathan Tuscan and Evan Nicholas all had 10 points for Bergen Tech.

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The Knights trailed 36-17 at the half, and 49-26 at the end of the three quarters, before outscoring the Ghosts 14-10 in the fourth quarter.

Tyrell Allen added nine points for Paterson Eastside, while O’shamair Majette added eight.

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