MONTGOMERY, NJ - The Bernards boys basketball team lost an overtime decision to Montgomery, 53-48, in a final tuneup Thursday night before the start of the Somerset County Tournament.

Senior center Cubby Schuller scored a season-high 23 points for Bernards (16-4), which was outscored, 11-6, in overtime.

Owen Loughlin finished with 11 points for the Mountaineers, who will host Hillsborough Saturday at 2:30 p.m. in their first county tournament game. Bernards is seeded sixth in the SCT.