Posted On: 12/2/20 8:40 AM

The Garden State is filled with big-time talent from all over the state. The 2021 class is solid, but the 2022 group may have a stronger collection of talent. The dynamic duos in the 2022 class are extremely enticing as they should wreck havoc on the Garden State basketball scene this season. Here are the top 2022 duos to watch in the 2020-21 season.

Patrick School: Zion Cruz & Dionte Johnson Dionte Johnson 6'0" | PG Patrick School | 2022 State NJ

The Celtics lost a bunch of talented players to graduation, but they reloaded in a big way with the addition of Cruz from Hudson Catholic/Oak Hill Academy. The athletic 6’3 guard is hard to keep out of the lane and knows how to finish around the basket. Cruz’s ability to score compliments Johnson’s game perfectly as the team captain is a heady floor general who rarely makes mistakes. Both players are capable of running the offense and Johnson has experience playing off the ball. The Patrick School should be one of the top teams in the Garden State again with its dynamic 2022 backcourt of Cruz and Johnson.

Blair Academy: Kyle Cuffee Jr. Kyle Cuffee Jr. 6'2" | CG Blair Academy | 2021 #161 Nation NJ & Otega Oweh Otega Oweh 6'3" | SG Blair Academy | 2022 State #151 Nation NJ

The Buccaneers have been one of the

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