WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Trevon Bluiett scored 29 points off the bench to lead the Westchester Knicks to a 103-89 victory over the South Bay Lakers on Wednesday night, extending the Knicks’ winning streak to seven games.
Johnathan Williams scored a career-high 25 points for South Bay (6-8) to go along with 10 rebounds as the Lakers dropped the final game of their three-game road trip.
Bluiett’s game-high 29 points guided the Knicks to the win as Kadeem Allen pitched in 19 points of his own. Isaiah Hicks finished with 13 points and seven rebounds while Kenrich Williams also scored in double figures with 12 points and 10 rebounds.
Williams tallied his seventh double-double of the season and his third straight game with 20+ points. Travis Wear scored 14 points and Isaac Bonga finished with 11 points and eight rebounds. Andre Ingram tallied double figures off the bench with 11 points while Scott Machado finished with nine points and 10 assists.
The Knicks took a slight lead after the first quarter, 21-20, despite eight points in the period by Williams. Westchester maintained a small lead after two, 43-39, as Bluiett scored a team-high nine points in the first half.
Westchester extended their lead through three, 74-64, behind 12 points in the frame from Bluiett. The Knicks were able to finish off the victory in the fourth quarter as Bluiett and Hicks combined for 16 points in the final frame.