The North Muskegon boys basketball team cruised to victory over Hart 70-31 in a West Michigan Conference game on Thursday night.LSJ Logo incert

The Norse, who are now 8-3 on the season and 6-2 in league play, jumped out to a 13-5 after the first quarter and 49-25 through three quarters.

Erick Bleakley paced the Norse with 23 points, while Riley Fairfield added 17 points and six rebounds. Vernonell Smith chipped in with 10 points, seven rebounds and seven steals.