NEWARK, NJ -- The West Orange boys basketball team jumped out to a 13-point lead in the first quarter before Newark Central rallied back for a 67-60 victory Thursday night.
By halftime, Central had taken a 27-26 lead. The home team outscored the Mountaineers, 25-20, in the final quarter.
Amyin Hanks collected 15 points and 12 rebounds to pace West Orange (2-4) in both categories. Gustav Hall finished with 10 points, seven rebouds and three assists, and Johan Atwell had 10 points and three rebounds for the Mountaineers.