Men's Basketball 2023-2024 Game Recap


Mercer Falls to Raritan Valley 87-90 in Overtime




Branchburg, NJ-Mercer (5-3) lost in overtime at Raritan Valley CC (8-2) 87-90.  Raritan tied the game with a two at the buzzer in the second half to force overtime.  Freshman Darius Bland (Willingboro, NJ/Florence Twp. Memorial) led the Vikings with 21 points, 8 rebounds and 3 blocks and sophomore Izaiah Johnson (Burlington, NJ/Burlington City) had a double double, finishing with 17 points and 10 rebounds along with 3 assists and 2 steals.


Freshman Calvin Moore (Trenton, NJ/Trenton Central) had 16 points off the bench and sophomore Jason Mark (Broward, FL/Blanche Ely HS) added 13 points, 8 rebounds and 3 blocks in the loss.


The Vikings will next travel to Essex (1-4) for a 6:00 PM game on Thursday, December 7th.