NORTH CALDWELL, NJ -- The West Essex boys basketball team pulled away in the second quarter on its way to a 71-58 victory over Shabazz on Saturday.

Chris Corbo scored 18 points for the Knights (6-2), who outscored Shabazz, 23-10, in the second quarter to open a 40-22 halftime lead.

Daniel Brener finished with 14 points and Garrett Kessler had 12 points for West Essex, which had 16 of its points from the foul line.