Round 4 of the heavyweight battle between top-seeded Fairfield Prep and No. 9 seed Hillhouse will be Monday night at 7 p.m. at Fairfield University.
Fairfield Prep won the first three games this season between the SCC rivals. Let’s take a look back:
The teams were ranked 1-2 in the preseason GameTimeCT/NH Register Top 10 poll. Ryan Murphy had 19 points.
Prep center Paschal Chukwu had 24 points, nine rebounds and nine blocks and freshman Pat Harding added 15 points for the Jesuits.
Hillhouse made a spirited comeback in the game’s final minutes, but Prep hung on for its first SCC championship.
This is the eighth meeting between the two programs in the past two seasons.
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