Blackbirds in the post-NEC Championship Game spotlight (Updated, 3/19/13)
With victory comes the spoils. Since winning the NEC championship for the third consecutive season on Tuesday night, the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds have been enjoying a media blitz as the national media attention begins to pick up in the days before Selection Sunday and the start of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.
Here is a rundown of where the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds have been heard and seen since rising their third straight NEC championship trophy. This post will be continuously updated for now until LIU plays their tournament game next week.
National Media Articles:
Bleacher Report (1)
Bleacher Report (2)
- LIU Head Coach Jack Perri on KNTK – The Ticket – Lincoln, Nebraska http://theticketfm.com/index.php/podcasts/the-drive-podcast-page – Scroll down a bit to find his interview for Wednesday 3/13
- Jack Perri on WFAN radio in New York talking to Mike Francesa on Monday afternoon. http://cbsloc.al/109VwXX
- News 12 Sportscast from March 12th
- Julian Boyd, C.J. Garner, Jason Brickman and Jack Perri appearing on NEC Front Row Live! after their win in the NEC Championship Game as well as full LIU Brooklyn post-game press conference after the game. (Post-game coverage begins at 54:37 mark)
- Senior Jamal Olasewere appears on CampusInsiders.com
- Jack Perri talking to college basketball insider Jon Rothstein on The Tim Brando Show on CBS Sports Network.
- Jack Perri talking with WABC’s Laura Behnke for Sports Spotlight. (Sunday night)
Here is a great feature article from northpolehoops.com about redshirt sophomore guard/forward Troy Joseph as he talks about having to redshirt his first two seasons, what it means to him to be back on the court, his family, and how he going to prepare for next season.