Covering LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds Basketball and Northeast Conference Hoops

Month: October 2012

Senior forward #10 Ebony Davis (Photo Courtesy: LIU's

A Look Into The 2012-13 LIU Brooklyn Women’s Basketball Team

For the 2011-12 LIU Brooklyn Women’s Basketball team, the year couldn’t have gotten off to a greater start. In fact, it was all-time record start for the Blackbirds. Head coach Gail Striegler’s team started the season with a sizzling hot 11-1 non-conference record. That record included wins at Drexel from the CAA, Charlotte and LaSalle… Read More ›

LIU Brooklyn MBB 2012-13 NEC Schedule

Yesterday, LIU Athletics released the official 2012-13 Northeast Conference slate. LIU was the final team to do so due to the NEC figuring out scheduling for TV games. The only dates changes to LIU’s NEC schedule that have been put by websites, publications and the other NEC teams are the LIU home games with St…. Read More ›

LIU Brooklyn MBB will be on national TV twice this season

ESPN, which is safe to say is pretty much the national TV home of college basketball during regular season play, released both their non-conference and conference 2012-13 Men’s college basketball TV schedule yesterday. The Northeast Conference will have two marquee games between the projected Top Three teams in the NEC broadcast on national television on… Read More ›

The 2012-13 NEC Consensus MBB Poll

Now that the NEC Preseason Men’s Basketball Coaches Poll has been released and everyone with either full or partial knowledge of the Northeast Conference has taken their shots on predicting how the NEC will end up, I wanted to find out what the consensus was among the¬†prognosticators. So I dusted off the abacus and went… Read More ›


BHJ’s NEC Basketball Media Day Rewind

Today was the day many of us were long awaiting for and it came and went in a blur. Today was the NEC Basketball “Social” Media Day at the brand spanking new Barclays Center at the intersection of Flatbush and Atlantic Avenues in the new heart of Brooklyn, New York.

Jason Brickman’s New Promo Video hits YouTube

In case you missed it over the weekend, you gotta watch this excellent new promo video of LIU Brooklyn’s starting point guard Jason Brickman.

LIU Brooklyn MBB Season Opener will air on ESPN3

A couple of days ago, I throw out the following statement on my Twitter regarding the LIU Brooklyn season opener vs Morehead State at the Barclays Center on November 9: