Posted On: 01/29/20 10:25 AM

This was a Tuesday night showdown at Central Regional when they took on Toms River South. It looked as though this one was going to be over early. Central jumped out to a 19-6 lead after eight minutes of play. Toms River South, who had lost seven of eight coming in, did not give up.

Toms River South was able to cut the lead by just two points heading into halftime. In the locker room, the team and coaches made some glaring adjustments. They came out and outscored Central 15-7 in the third quarter to cut the deficit to three heading into the final eight minutes. In the fourth quarter, Central was just to much to handle. They ended up hanging on for a 56-51 victory.

Eugene Brown (2020) | Central Regional

The 6'4 forward notched his fifth double-double of the season in this one. He has been a rebounding machine who uses his size and strength to gain position. Brown finished with 16 points and 11 rebounds in this game to lead Central to victory. He made some key plays in the fourth quarter to help his team avoid the upset.

Jalen Folsom (2020) | Toms River South

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