NUTLEY – Sophomore Anthony Fabiano and freshman Marty Higgins each had 12 points, but the Nutley High School boys’ varsity basketball team lost at Metuchen, 50-43, Feb. 25, in the final regular-season game.
Senior Antonio Olivo had six points and sophomore Matt Schettino had five for the Raiders, who moved to a 13-13 record.
The Raiders, seeded 12th, will visit fifth-seeded Cliffside Park in the first round of the state North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 tournament on Feb. 29.
North Jersey Section 2, Group 3 tournament
16-Iselin Kennedy at 1-Chatham
9-Cranford at 8-Snyder
12-Nutley at 5-Cliffside Park
13-Mendham at 4-Rahway
14-Barringer at 3-Warren Hills
11-Voorhees at 6-Summit
10-Colonia at 7-Matawan
15-Governor Livingston at 2-Somerville
w/o Iselin Kennedy-Chatham vs. w/o Cranford-Snyder
w/o Nutley-Cliffside Park vs. w/o Mendham-Rahway
w/o Barringer-Warren Hills vs. w/o Voorhees-Summit
w/o Matawan-Colonia vs. w/o Governor Livingston-Somerville
March 8, 7 p.m.