During the madness of NEC Basketball Social Media Day yesterday, the preseason accolades continued on for LIU Brooklyn point guard Jason Brickman as he was named to the 2014 Bob Cousy Award Watch List by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The Bob Cousy Collegiate Point Guard of the Year Award is given to the… Read More ›
Yesterday, it was announced that senior point guard Jason Brickman was named on to the CollegeInsider.com Lou Henson Preseason All-American Team. This is an All-American team that is comprised of players from mid-major schools. Brickman was one of the twenty-five players who was named on to this team. The 6’0″ senior point guard from San Antonio,… Read More ›
Congratulations are in order for LIU Brooklyn men’s head basketball coach Jack Perri for being named the 2013 Joe B. Hall National Coach of the Year award winner which goes to the nation’s top first-year Division I head coach in college basketball. Perri beat out a group which consisted of Wagner’s Bashir Mason, Mount St…. Read More ›
This morning, the Northeast Conference announced on Twitter their All-NEC selections as well as named their major award winners for this season. LIU Brooklyn’s Jamal Olasewere was named 2012-13 NEC Player of the Year. He was also named to the All-NEC first team for the second straight season. Junior point guard Jason Brickman was named… Read More ›
As the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds prepare for the start of their quest for a third straight NEC championship, today we learned that senior forward Jamal Olasewere was named Choice Hotels/NEC Player of the Week for the third time this season. Olasewere, in helping LIU goes 2-0 this week and securing a NEC tournament quarterfinal home game… Read More ›
The regular season has come to an end. The season always seem to go be so fast every year especially if your team is having a successful season. On Tuesday, the NEC will announce their yearly men’s basketball postseason awards and since it being award season, it is time to hand out some fictional hardware…. Read More ›
This past Monday, the list of finalists for the 2013 Lou Henson National Player of the Year award was announced. Among the finalists named was LIU Brooklyn’s senior forward Jamal Olasewere. The Lou Henson National Player of the Year award is given to the best mid-major player in college basketball.