UNION, NJ - Jason Battle scored 10 points, the last coming on a free throw with 1.9 seconds left to give eighth-seeded Union a 50 - 49 victory over ninth-seeded Dickinson in the first round of the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 tournament.
Ithiel Horton had 13 points and seven rebounds, while Josh Croskey added 10 points and 14 rebounds in the win. James Battle scored 10 points and Matthew Lajeunesse pulled down 11 rebounds. Battle, who made seven free throws for the game, added six assists for Union, Dickinson was led by Kamal Williams' 17 points in the loss. Union will play at top-seeded Linden, No. 5 in the State, in Thursday's quarterfinals.