Newark East Side (13-3), ranked 14th by the Newark Star Ledger, rallied from a 20-point second quarter deficit to defeat Bloomfield Tech (11-3) 70-65. The Red Raiders, the defending NJSIAA Group 4 champions, trailed 25-8 and fell behind by 20 when Tech junior guard DaShawn Dwight hit a three-pointer to open the second quarter and make the score 28-8. Dwight had 13 points in the first quarter and 19 at halftime as Tech leads 43-30 at the break.
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