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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.
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.
Find out the schedule and results of the Suffolk boys basketball playoffs here
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.
Uniondale defeated Copiague in Basketball on 1/17/15
Brentwood teammates and returning Newsday All-Long Island first-team selections Mike Almonacy and Jamel Allen headline the Suffolk County boys team that will face Nassau County in the 6th Alzheimer's All-Star Basketball Classic on Saturday at Brentwood High School.
Will undefeated Baldwin move up in this week's Long Island boys basketball power rankings? Find out now.