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Copiague High School Boys Basketball Photos
Brown had 16 points, 15 rebounds and five blocks and was more aggressive in the third quarter, helping the Knights create separation from Copiague following a first half that didn’t see either team have more than a two-point lead.
Uniondale vs. Copiague Boys Basketball 1/14/17.
It’s a battle for county bragging rights when Copiague meets host Uniondale in the finale of the Nassau/Suffolk Challenge Saturday at 6 p.m. live on News12Varsity.com.
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The guard continued his torrid stretch with 26 points and he shot 8-for-9 from beyond the three-point line in Copiague’s 75-64 win over South Side on Saturday in the boys basketball Nassau-Suffolk Challenge at Uniondale High School.
Lukas Jarrett scored 19 points with 13 rebounds, four assists and four blocks as host Northport improved to 14-0 overall, 11-0 with a 67-47 Suffolk II victory.
So here they were 15 days later, and whatever momentum North Babylon had was lost by the fourth quarter. Copiague, led by Prince Hickson and Kevin Roberts, erased a two-point halftime deficit and beat the Bulldogs, 54-47, in a pivotal Suffolk III game Friday.
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Uniondale were able to hold on for a 77-74 win against Copiague, No. 8 ranked on Long Island by MSG Varsity, in the final game of the first annual Richard Brown Nassau-Suffolk Challenge on Saturday evening.