Pennington stuns PDS in Prep B semis
PRINCETON >> Patrick Higgins poured in 30 points and the Pennington boys basketball team stunned Princeton Day, 66-63, on Sunday afternoon to reach the NJISAA Prep B championship game.
Tarun Kumar added 11 points and Ryan Bowen netted 10 for the Red Raiders (5-18), who will play for a state title on Wednesday despite this being one of their tougher seasons in recent memory.
The Panthers (12-11) have dropped three straight, but get to continue their season in the upcoming Mercer County Tournament.
Feb. 12 Mercer County Tournament TBA Feb. 14 Mercer County Tournament TBA Feb. 16 Mercer County Tournament TBA Feb. 19 Feb. 21 Feb. 25 Feb. 26 Feb. 27 Feb. 28 March 1 March 2
MCT Semifinals* MCT Finals* NJSIAA Tournament NJSIAA Tournament NJSIAA Tournament NJSIAA Tournament NJSIAA Tournament NJSIAA Tournament
TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA * — at CURE Insurance Arena, Trenton
All games will be video-streamed live on wbcbsports.com and on Facebook (WBCB Sports). The games will begin with Pre-Game Show.
Pennington coach Bernie Gurick has his team in the Prep B final after upsetting PDS on Sunday.