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The Northern Highlands (Allendale, NJ) varsity basketball team lost Wednesday's neutral playoff game against Sparta (NJ) by a score of 60-53.

This game is a part of the "2020 NJSIAA Boys Basketball State Championships - 2020 NJSIAA Group 3 Championship" tournament.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Sparta----60
Northern Highlands----53
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Game Story

New Jersey High School Basketball - Sparta nips Northern Highlands

March 4, 2020: Sparta, NJ 07871

Sparta Spartans (Sparta, NJ) backers were pleased Wednesday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Northern Highlands Highlanders (Allendale, NJ), 60-53 in a non-league bout.

With the victory, Sparta upgrades its record to 15-8 on the campaign. The Spartans host Northern Highlands (Allendale, NJ) to play the Highlanders in a non-league bout on Wednesday, March 4. The Highlanders come into the match with a record of 10-11. Northern Highlands won 72-58 in their recent non-league match against Montville (Montville, NJ)

With the defeat, Northern Highlands moves to 10-12 on the year. The Highlanders travel to Sparta (Sparta, NJ) to meet the Spartans in a non-league match on Wednesday, March 4. The Spartans enter the match with a record of 14-8. Sparta won 71-54 in their recent non-league bout against West Essex (North Caldwell, NJ)

Rankings & Records

Sparta (19-20)

NationalNJDiv.
3,805822
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
16-92-07-13-56-3.6401.0001,4691,294

Northern Highlands (19-20)

NationalNJDiv.
6,5631335
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
10-125-63-22-35-7.455.4551,2611,274

Team Scoring Averages

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Sparta
12.314.812.015.558.8
Northern Highlands
12.07.58.019.557.3

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  • Sparta won on 3/4/2020
    3/4Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Sparta----60
    NHHS----53

    The Sparta (NJ) varsity basketball team won Wednesday's neutral playoff game against Northern Highlands (Allendale, NJ) by a score of 60-53.

Record Breakdown

Sparta (19-20)

Northern Highlands (19-20)

16-9
Overall
10-12
2-0
League
5-6
11-7
Non-League
3-5
1-0
Head to Head
0-1
1-1
Common Opponent
1-3
7-1
Home
3-2
3-5
Away
2-3
6-3
Neutral
5-7
3-1
Playoff
1-1
16-9
In-State
10-12
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0