MJBL Spring League–Results–June 12, 2016

Late Rally by Monroe Falcons Comes Up Short Against Howell Hurricanes

MORGANVILLE, NJ–On Sunday evening, GMC Hoops traveled down to the Central Jersey Basketball facility in Morganville to take in a contest from the Mid-Jersey Basketball Spring League’s West Division between the Monroe Falcons and the Howell Hurricanes.

In a nip and tuck came that saw neither team have a lead bigger than seven points, Monroe nearly pulled off a comeback to force overtime by scoring 19 of 32 points over a 9:30 span to pull within one at 56-55 with a little over a minute remaining. The Howell Hurricanes managed to hang on by making three free throws down the stretch including two with 1.3 seconds remaining for a four point win. Below is the final score of tonight’s MJBL contest:

MJBL Spring League–Results–June 12, 2016

  • Howell Hurricanes 56–Monroe 55

GMC Hoops will be posting game notes and video highlights from the contest soon.