Posted On: 03/16/20 10:57 AM

The Non-Public division in New Jersey might not field a lot of teams, but it is loaded with high-end talent. Nine of the top 15 schools in the state compete in the Non-Public with 12 teams comprising the top 20. Non-Public A North has the most teams of any state playoff section with five teams in the top 20. The backcourts are filled with high-end talent as they are some of the top guard tandems in New Jersey. Here are the top backcourts in Non-Public A.

Bergen Catholic: Will RichardsonWillRichardson6'2" | PGBergen Catholic | 2022State#59NationNJ 6’1 2022, Julian BrownJulianBrown5'11" | PGBergen Catholic | 2022StateNJ 5’10 2022 & Raejon FiguresRaejonFigures6'2" | SGBergen Catholic | 2020State#274NationNJ 6’2 2020

Backcourts are traditionally only two guards, but the Crusaders’ dynamic trio has powered their success this season. Richardson is the engine that drives Bergen Catholic as he is hard to contain off the bounce, can finish at the rim and can knock down three-pointers. Brown is a scoring guard who can get hot in a hurry. Figures is one of the best on-ball defenders in New Jersey, but can also knock down perimeter jumpers. The Crusaders repeated as Non-Public A North champions because of their guards’ ability to take over a game, along

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