Posted On: 01/20/22 9:31 AM

Garden State basketball is heating up with the cutoff for the state tournament a little over three weeks ago. Teams are scrambling to finalize their resumes, especially teams that currently sit outside the state tournament. Here are players in need of big runs to put their teams into the state tournament.

Ryan Curry Ryan Curry 6'0" | PG Montgomery | 2022 State NJ , 6’0 PG Montgomery 2022

Curry has been the go-to guy for the Cougars all season and they will need him to continue with this huge stretch of games coming up. The Army commit has a good handle and can finish around the rim. Curry has a smooth release on his jumper and can get hot from distance in a hurry. He gets his teammates involved in the half court and moves his feet on the defensive end. Curry has to be at his best over the next couple of weeks as Montgomery has big games against Rutgers Prep, Robbinsville, Burlington Township and Franklin before the cutoff.

Jaden Carter Jaden Carter 5'11" | PG Scotch Plains-Fanwood | 2022 State NJ , 6’0 PG Scotch Plains-Fanwood 2022

Carter sparked the upset win over Westfield to open the season, but the Raiders need to get back on track as they have lost their last three games. The 6’0

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