ELIZABETH, N.J. -- Randy Foye pumped in 29 points to lead Eastside H.S. to a 61-55 victory over St. Benedict's Prep on Thursday night at the Prime Time Shootout.
Eastside jumped out to an early lead, going up 36-23 at the halftime break.
It led 47-37 going into the fourth quarter, but St. Benedict's used a 13-4 run to pull within 51-50 with 3:48 to play on a basket by Artie Bowers.
The Gray Bees pulled to within a point three times in the final three minutes and change, but never could take the lead.
After a lay-in by Bashir Mason pulled St. Benedict's to within 56-55, Eastisde ended the game on a 5-0 run, punctuated by a Foye dunk with 2.5 seconds left.
Pierre Mitchell added 19 points, but it was the Villanova-bound Foye who stole the show with a terrific display of scoring and passing. In addition to his 29 points, he also collected seven rebounds, five assists and three blocks on the evening.