Richard Stockton College forward Alexa Ryan scored her 1,000th career point as the Ospreys beat visiting William Paterson University 73-60 on Saturday. Stockton outscored the Pioneers 40-26 in the second half.

Ryan hit a jumper to score her 1,000th point with 5 minutes, 13 seconds remaining in the game. She’s a two-time NJAC All-Conference selection, who scored 975 points while playing the first three years at Ramapo College.

Ryan, 5-foot-8, finished with 11 points and led the Ospreys (2-1, 1-1 in New Jersey Athletic Conference) with 12 rebounds, a career high. She now has 1,003 points.

Stockton’s Che’Na Thompson topped all scorers with 18 points and had seven rebounds. Kelsey Brown and Sara Farrell added 10 points apiece, and Sarah Gibbs (Ocean City) had five assists and five steals. Freshman Tayon Morgan-Jones (Atlantic City) had six points and eight rebounds in 13 minutes. For the Pioneers (2-1, 1-1 NJAC), Lindsey Callander and Floriana Borova scored 17 and 16 points, respectively.

William Paterson 34 26—60

Richard Stockton College 33 40—73

WP—Borova 5 4-6 16, Luberto 1 2-3 4, Callander 6 3-4 17, Jeter 1 1-2 3, Marfo 3 1-4 7, Negron 3 0-0 6, Harden 3 0-0 7. Totals—22 11-19 60.

RS—Gibbs 2 0-0 5, Nardoza 2 4-4 8, Farrell 4 2-4 10, Ryan 3 5-5 11, Thompson 7 3-5 18, Muniz 2 0-0 5, Brown 4 2-2 10, Morgan-Jones 1 4-4 6. Totals—25 20-24 73.

3-pointers—Borova (2), Callander (2), Harden WP. Gibbs, Thompson, Muniz RS.

Records—Stockton 2-1; W.P. 3-3.

Stockton men’s basketball

The Ospreys remained unbeaten with a 63-54 overtime win over visiting William Paterson. Stockton outscored the Pioneers 11-2 in overtime as Rich Suhr scored five of his game-high 25 points and Kevin Johnson had four of his 12 points.

Also for the Ospreys (5-0, 3-0), Darnell McCargo had 10 points and 10 rebounds, and Sal Pistone added eight rebounds. For William Paterson (4-2, 2-1), Terik Bridgeman led with 12 points and 12 rebounds, and Lance Brown had 11.

William Paterson 21 31 2—54

Richard Stockton College 28 24 11—63

WP—L. Brown 4 1-2 11, DeStefano 1 0-0 2, Rosario 2 0-0 4, Bridgeman 5 2-3 12, Conceicao 1 2-2 4, Burgos 2 2-2 6, Mensah 1 2-5 4, N. Brown 1 0-0 2, Goubadia 1 0-0 2, McLane 2 3-3 7. Totals—20 12-18 54.

RS—K. Johnson 5 2-2 12, Hunt 1 0-0 2, Suhr 8 7-8 25, McCargo 3 4-4 10, Pistone 1 0-2 2, Bolden 0 1-2 1, R. Johnson 2 1-2 5, Whitehead 0 0-1 0, Perry 2 0-1 6. Totals—22 15-22 63.

3-pointers—L. Brown (2) WP. Suhr (2), Perry (2) RS.

Records—Stockton 5-0; W.P. 4-2.

Atlantic Cape Community College women’s basketball

Stephanie Ford (Pleasantville) hit two free throws with eight seconds left to give Atlantic Cape Community a 63-61 win over Bergen Community College in Paramus.

Arlene Craig led Atlantic Cape with 16 points and five steals.

Ford added 13 points, five steals and five assists.

Nieha Reid had 12 points and 15 rebounds for the Buccaneers, who led 31-21 at halftime.

Tia Cangialosi led Bergen with 21 points.

Atlantic Cape Community College men’s basketball

Bergen Community College edged visiting Atlantic Cape Community 63-62. Larry Burroughs scored 27 points for Bergen. Armin Cane (Pleasantville) led the Buccaneers (1-6) with 28 points, six rebounds and six steals. Cesar Sandoval (Absegami) added 13 points and five rebounds. Richie Sandoval (Absegami), Cesar’s younger brother, had seven points.

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