Jeremy Schulkin made 3 of 4 foul shots down the stretch and completed Northern Burlington's comeback from a 10-point first-half deficit to a 44-42 Burlington County League boys' basketball win at Holy Cross last night.
Schulkin, a junior guard, finished with a game-high 25 points as the Greyhounds rallied by capitalizing on 17 Holy Cross turnovers in the Lancers' season opener.
Chris Keating netted 16 points from his backcourt spot for Holy Cross.
Also in Burlington County, Rancocas Valley outscored host Burlington Township by 9-2 in overtime to escape with a 57-50 triumph. The Red Devils knotted the score on Kalee Marshall's three-pointer as regulation ended.
Shaquan Hall's 12 points topped five Cinnaminson players in double figures as the Pirates built a 29-5 lead then held off visiting Burlington City, 73-69. Max DiLeo's 28 points, including 14-for-15 foul shooting, fueled the Pirates' comeback effort.
Palmyra spotted visiting Delran a seven-point lead after one period before Dante Hickson's 21-point effort rallied the Panthers to a 63-60 win. Ricky Costales (23 points) and Jordan Kennedy (20) supplied most of the bears' offense.
Olympic. Phil Jackson's 16 points topped a list of 10 players who contributed points to Lenape's 70-42 win over visiting Seneca. Jackson and Harman Ghuman (11) each had three three-pointers.
Tri-County. Freshman guard Stephano Okoro ignited a decisive 20-7 second-quarter outburst and finished with 23 points, driving Gloucester past visiting Salem, 51-32. Okoro hit six three-pointers and grabbed 11 rebounds, and teammate Mike Gorman added eight boards.
Woodstown's 64-43 victory at Glassboro included 27 points and a trio of three-point baskets by senior guard Mike Gray. Kimon DeShields chipped in with 19 points for the Wolverines, and Glassboro's Joey Zuchowicz hit 15.
Cape-Atlantic. Ernie Harper and Tom McKeefrey matched 18 points apiece, and Lower Cape May sailed past visiting Pleasantville, 66-48.
Jack Mayer Tournament. Medford Tech advanced to today's final against host Westampton Tech by whipping Camden County Tech, 73-32, in the semifinals. Kennedy Chukwocha grabbed nine rebounds and Leroy Jackson scored 18 points for Medford Tech.
Westampton Tech broke open a close game with a 23-4 fourth quarter, tripping Pennsauken Tech, 62-34, in the other semifinal. Brett Foster's 17 points topped the Westampton attack.
Nonleague. Mike McGee scored eight of Haddon Township's last 10 points in a 41-31 win over visiting Moorestown Friends, wrapping up an 18-point performance. Matt Donaldson dealt nine assists for the Hawks.
Julian Welsh-White had a double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds, as 15 Collingswood players scored during an 87-33 win over visiting Northwest Prep.
Robert Bush (130 pounds) and James Woolston (285) each needed less than a minute to secure pins while steering Seneca past visiting Camden, 75-6, in the Olympic Conference.