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.
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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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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.
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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.
Altenord scored 12 of his 17 points in the second half and also sparked the Colts defensively with stellar play on the wing in a 1-3-1 zone as Hills West erased a 15-point third-quarter deficit to turn back Copiague, 65-50, and clinch the Suffolk III league title.
The win snapped a three-game losing streak for North Babylon (6-4) and dropped Copiague to 8-2.
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.