First-round pairings for the upcoming New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association boys basketball tournament were announced Friday.

Mainland Regional got the No. 1 seed in the South Jersey Group III bracket. Atlantic City is No. 2 in S.J. Group IV.

St. Augustine Prep took the No. 2 seed in the Non-Public South A and will have a first-round bye. Holy Spirit is the No. 3 seed in Non-Public South B.

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The sectional brackets:

South Jersey Group I

March 3

Riverside (16) at Schalick (1), Audubon (9) at Clayton (8), Wildwood (12) at Haddon Township(5), Maple Shade (13) at Paulsboro(4), Gateway (14) at Pitman (3), Lindenwold(11) at Burlington City (6), Gloucester City (10) at Woodbury (7), Palmyra (15) at Penns Grove (2).

South Jersey Group II

March 4

Deptford (16) at Haddonfield (1), Haddon Heights (9) at Middle Township (8), Bridgeton (12) at West Deptford (5), Sterling (13) at Camden (4), Pleasantville (14) at Medford Tech (3), Pennsauken Tech (11) at Woodstown (6), Cedar Creek (10) at Collingswood (7), Lower Cape May Regional (15) at Pemberton (2).

South Jersey Group III

March 3

Woodrow Wilson (16) at Mainland Regional (1), Highland (9) at Oakcrest (8), Central Regional (12) at Westampton Tech (5), Winslow (13) at Moorestown (4), Ocean City (14) at Toms River South (3), Burlington Township (11) at Hammonton (6), Cumberland Regional (10) at Lacey Township (7), Seneca (15) at Delsea (2).

South Jersey Group IV

March 4

Absegami (16) at Cherry Hill East (1), Cherry Hill West (9) at Clearview (8), Williamstown (12) at Eastern (5), Washington Township (13) at Rancocas Valley (4), Lenape (14) at Millville (3), Egg Harbor Township (11) at Cherokee (6),Kingsway Regional (10) at Southern Regional (7), Vineland (15) at Atlantic City (2).

Non-Public South A

March 5

St. Joseph-Metuchen (1) Bye, Gloucester Catholic (9) at Camden Catholic (8), Holy Cross (12) at Bishop Eustace (5), Pingry (13) at Red Bank Catholic (4), Immaculata (14) at Paul IV (3), Bishop Ahr (11) at Christian Brothers (6), Monsignor Donovan (10) at Notre Dame (7), St. Augustine Prep (2) Bye.

Non-Public South B

March 4

Ranney (16) at Trenton Catholic (1), St. Mary-Elizabeth (9) at Wildwood Catholic (8), St. Joseph-Hammonton (12) at Doane Academy (5), Rutgers Prep (13) at Roselle Catholic (4), Mater Dei (14) at Holy Spirit (3), St. Rose (11) at Gill St. Bernard (6), Timothy Christian (10) at Marist (7), Christ the King (15) at Patrick School (2).

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