TODAY'S PAPER
SCORES Boys Basketball Suffolk

Northport vs Smithtown West

Saturday February 17, 2018 at Smithtown West

Overall 15 - 6 | Conference 8 - 4

Overall 16 - 5 | Conference 11 - 3

Teams 1 2 3 4 F
Northport 5 10 23 18 56
Smithtown West 17 15 18 23 73

Top performers SMW: Behrens 25, Gannon 22, Bernard 6, Sullivan 6, Shah 4, Behan 2, Behrens 2, Braat 2, Dehart 2, Rivera 2. Totals 19-6-73. NPT: Melamerson 20, Pierce 11, Walsh 9, Melamerson 5, Carrano 4, McLean 4, Kennedy 2, Politidis 1. Totals 9-5-56. Three-pointers: SMW 6 (Behrens 3, Gannon 2, Shah); NPT 5 (Pierce 2, Walsh 2, McLean)

HIGHLIGHTS

Smithtown West 73, Northport 56: Matt Behrens scored 25 points and recorded 10 rebounds to lead No. 6 Smithtown West (16-4) over No. 11 Northport in the first round of the Suffolk Class AA. Michael Gannon had 22 points and 13 rebounds. Northport's Ian Melamerson scored 20 points. Smithtown West will face No. 3 Bellport, Tuesday.

GAME STATS

Northport FGs 3Pts Fts Assist Reb Points
Ian Melamerson 3 0 14 0 0 20
Parker Pierce 1 2 3 0 0 11
Sean Walsh 1 2 1 0 0 9
Dan Melamerson 1 0 3 0 0 5
Justin Carrano 2 0 0 0 0 4
Bret McLean 0 1 1 0 0 4
Robbie Kennedy 1 0 0 0 0 2
Teddy Politidis 0 0 1 0 0 1
Smithtown West FGs 3Pts Fts Assist Reb Points
Matt Behrens 5 3 6 0 10 25
Michael Gannon 4 2 8 0 13 22
Jarious Bernard 3 0 0 0 0 6
Denis Sullivan 3 0 0 8 0 6
Soorach Shah 0 1 1 0 0 4
Ryan Behan 1 0 0 0 0 2
Connor Braat 1 0 0 0 0 2
Brendan Rivera 1 0 0 0 0 2
Michael Behrens 0 0 2 0 0 2
Derek Dehart 1 0 0 0 0 2