Rameel Johnson sank two free throws with eight seconds left as third-seeded Richard Stockton College clinched a 55-51 win over visiting New Jersey City University, the No. 6 seed, in the opening round of the New Jersey Athletic Conference men's basketball tournament in Galloway Township on Saturday.

Stockton moves on to face host and No. 2 seed Rutgers-Newark in a semifinal game Tuesday at 7 p.m.

Collectively, the Ospreys were 8-for-10 from the foul line down the stretch in their win over New Jersey City.

Kevin Johnson led Stockton with 17 points, six rebounds, three assists and three steals. Josh Blamon scored 12 of his 15 points in the first half as the Ospreys jumped out to a 10-point lead. Stockton's Nnamdi Usuwa finished with eight points and a game-high 10 rebounds.

Stockton improved to 13-1 at home.

New Jersey City 19 32-51

Richard Stockton 29 26-55

NJC-Muhammad 7 3-5 19, Caver 2 0-1 4, Edwards 1 1-2 4, Cole 2 0-0 5, Burgess 3 1-1 8, Jones 1 1-2 3, Kelly 1 0-0 2, Marley 3 0-0 6. Totals-20 6-11 51.

RSC-K. Johnson 4 9-10 17, Hunt 0 3-4 3, Blamon 5 3-4 15, McCargo 3 0-0 7, Pistone 0 3-6 3, R. Johnson 0 2-2 2, Usuwa 2 4-7 8. Totals-14 24-36 55.

3-pointers-Muhammad (2), Edwards, Cole, Burgess NJC; Blamon (2), McCargo RSC.

Records-NJC 14-12, RSC 19-6.

Richard Stockton women's basketball: The sixth-seeded Ospreys ended the season with a 69-57 loss to host and No. 3 seed The College of New Jersey in the opening round of the NJAC tournament. Senior Che'Na Thompson recorded 24 points, 18 rebounds, five steals and four blocks. Sara Farrell added 12 points.

Stockton could not contain TCNJ's 3-point shooters. The Lions shot 52-percent from behind the arc overall and made seven of their 11 3-pointers in the first half.

Richard Stockton 25 32-57

The College of New Jersey 34 35-69

RSC-Nardoza 3 0-0 8, Farrell 5 2-2 12, Thompson 9 4-5 24, Brown 1 2-3 4, Morgan-Jones 1 0-0 2, Galamb 0 1-2 1, Parliament 2 0-0 4, McCutcheon 1 0-1 2. Totals-22 9-13 57.

TCNJ-O'Donnell 1 4-7 6, Roddy 3 0-0 9, DeTulio 3 2-2 10, Vigo 5 3-4 13, Goldbach 3 0-3 8, Duffy 2 0-0 5, West 2 0-0 4, Esposito 3 1-1 10, Coughlin 2 0-0 4. Totals-24 10-17 69.

3-pointers-Nardoza (2), Thompson (2) RSC; Esposito (3), Roddy (3), DeTulio (2), Goldbach (2) , Duffy TCNJ.

Records-RSC 12-13, TCNJ 18-8.

Stockton indoor track and field: Tyler Pinto won the 800 meter run in 2 minutes, 2.36 seconds to lead the Stockton men at the Coach I Open at Franklin & Marshall in Lancaster, Pa., while Rebecca Keers-Flood led the Ospreys women with a first place finish in the 55-meter dash in 7.92 seconds.

Randall Faiges (4:37.55) and Mitchell Berlin (4:38.90) placed second and third, respectively, in the one-mile run. Caitlyn Kozlowski finished third on the women's side in 5:38.85.

The Ospreys men and women won the 4x800 relays. Faiges, Dillon Glasser, Berlin and Alex Bruno led the men in 8:33.35, while Mallory Reed, Kimberly Hilfrank, Jessica Love and Kathleen Lane led the women in 10:48.09.

Stockton's Samantha Dickson was third in the women's 55-meter hurdles in 10.10 seconds. Laura Warren (3:05.30) and Barbara Prokopiuk (3:31.79) were second and third, respectively, in the 1,000 meter run.

In the field events, the Ospreys' Bree Hudik was third in the women's weight throw (12.81 meters) and Melissa Yanucil was first in the high jump (1.47).

Sean Prinkey was second in the men's pole vault (3.95) and Larry Floyd took first in the long jump (6.15).