NEWARK, NJ -- West Essex built an 18-point halftime lead and went on to a 71-43 boys basketball victory over Arts High School on Tuesday.

Sophomore Chris Corbo scored 15 points for the Knights (8-4), who outscored Arts, 20-8, in the second quarter to take a 37-19 halftime lead.

Daniel Brener and John Baskinger each finished with 11 points and Justin Waack and Jack Montalto each had eight points for West Essex.