PLAINFIELD, NJ - In a contest that was close throughout, the Plainfield boys basketball team delivered a 70-61 victory over Scotch Plains-Fanwood Thursday night.

Jaleel Simmons led Plainfield (8-10) with 22 points. Dan Balico of Scotch Plains-Fanwood led all scorers with 23 points and five 3-pointers.

Jay'von Jackson of Plainfield added 14 points, including eight free throws.