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LIU Brooklyn adds third 2015 commit in JUCO transfer Aakim Saintil

May 9, 2015

LIU Brooklyn added a third 2015 commitment on Saturday with the addition of junior college transfer Aakim Saintil. Saintil announced the news himself on Twitter Saturday afternoon. Pleased to announce that I will be committing to play at LIU Brooklyn next year @LIUBasketball 🙏🏀 — Aakim Saintil (@A_Saint20) May 9, 2015 Saintil is a 5’11″/6’0″ point… Read More ›

Kwe Askew signs NLI to play for LIU Brooklyn

It’s official! Stamford (CT) High School forward Kwe Askew today signed his National Letter of Intent to attend LIU Brooklyn and play for the men’s basketball team next season. Scott Ericson of the Stamford Advocate/Hearst Connecticut Media, who also was the first to announce the Askew to LIU news last week, tweeted this photo of… Read More ›

Julius van Sauers becomes LIU Brooklyn’s second 2015 commit

LIU Brooklyn men’s basketball added their second commit from the 2015 class in Julius van Sauers, a 6’7″ forward from the Netherlands. The news of LIU latest verbal commit was first announced on Twitter by @ChristopheEPcom early this morning: Julius von Sauers from CBA Amsterdam commited to LIU Brooklyn — EuropeanProspects (@ChristopheEPcom) April 15, 2015… Read More ›

Stamford's Kwe Askew become first LIU Brooklym commit for 2015-16. (Photo:

LIU Brooklyn gets first 2015 commit in Kwe Askew from Connecticut

Today it was learned that LIU Brooklyn men’s basketball landed their first verbal commit from the 2015 high school class in Kwe Askew, a 6’7″ power forward from Stamford High School in Stamford, Connecticut. The commitment was first reported by Scott Ericson of the Stamford Advocate. Askew was reported offered by LIU Brooklyn back in… Read More ›

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Jamil Hood Jr. to LIU Brooklyn becomes official

It has been seemingly months in waiting but on the very first day of regular signing period on Wednesday, Green Tech High School (Albany, NY) senior point guard Jamil Hood Jr. signed his National Letter of Intent and officially became a member of the LIU Brooklyn men’s basketball. Hood Jr. had verbally committed to LIU… Read More ›

LIU Brooklyn MBB announce three early signees for 2014-15

Yesterday, LIU Brooklyn announced the early signings of three new players for next season, Trevon Woods, Trevin Woods and Elvar Fridriksson. The expected signings of twin brothers Trevon and Trevin Woods took place at their high school yesterday afternoon at their high school. Here is a picture of signing put out on Twitter by Stephen F…. Read More ›

LIU Brooklyn gets a third 2014 commit in Jamil Hood Jr.

For second consecutive day, LIU Brooklyn landed a verbal commit. On Monday, it was learned that twins brother Trevon and Trevin Woods had verbally committed to play for Jack Perri and LIU Brooklyn. On Tuesday, LIU Brooklyn got another verbal commit from 2014 recruit Jamil Hood Jr., a 6’1″ point guard out of Green Tech… Read More ›