Kerry Player (Cape May Tech) grabbed a rebound and hit a short jumper with 9.3 seconds left as Atlantic Cape Community College edged visiting Salem Community College 62-60 in a Region 19 women's basketball game Thursday.

She finished with a career-high 27 points and led the Bucs' second-half comeback with eight rebounds and four blocks in the half.

Niesha Reid's (Atlantic City) 12 points and six rebounds all came in the second half.

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Arlene Craig finished with 10 points, three steals and three assists. ACCC is 1-1.

Atlantic Cape Community College men's basketball: Armin Cane (Pleasantville) had 27 points and 12 re-bounds, but the Buccaneers lost 74-71 to Salem in Mays Landing.

Sandoval Cesar (Absegami) add 13 points for Atlantic Cape.

Vernon Robinson scored 24 points and Jon Owens added 23 for Salem, which led 33-32 at halftime.

Atlantic Cape (2-0) hosts Camden on Saturday at 3 p.m.

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