Last night the Boys Varsity Basketball team defended their league championship by defeating Marvelwood by the score of 59-48. In front of the staff and students, the Knights jumped out to a 10-0 lead and never looked back. Led in the first half by Jabari Wells with 12 points and Rodney Brown with 7 points. Fabio Massa had 15 rebounds and ended the half with a thunder dunk, which erupted the crowd. The half time score was NYMA 29 and Marvelwood 19. The second half started a little bit like a fight with each team taking little runs at the other with Marvelwood never getting closer than 9 points. The Knights, with about 6 minutes left, took control and built a 15 point lead. With 2 minutes left Jabari Wells came down on a fast break and threw down a thunder dunk which sent the crowd into a frenzy. The second half leaders were Fabio Massa, Rodney Brown, and Jabari Wells all with 9 points. Leading the Knights were Jabari Wells with 21 points, 14 rebounds, and 5 assists. Rodney Brown with 16 points and 5 assists. Fabio Massa with 12 points and 25 rebounds. Austin Pagano with 10 rebounds and Jon Fung with 6 assists. The Knights went through the league schedule undefeated with a 14-0 record, their overall record is 17-2 and they are the third seed in the New England Class D tournament which starts Wednesday.