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KenPom Projections for LIU Brooklyn and the NEC

Last night, Ken Pomeroy, widely considered the top expert in advanced and tempo-free statistics among those in the college basketball world, released his 2015 preseason rankings, projections and predictions for all of Division I basketball on his pay website, (If you are a big-time fan and follower of college basketball, his site is a… Read More ›


NEC Media Day Conversation with Jack Perri and Gerrell Martin – Part 2

Today, we continue with the second part of our conversation with LIU Brooklyn men’s basketball head coach Jack Perri and senior guard Gerrell Martin from Tuesday’s NEC Basketball Social Media Day at the Barclays Center. If you missed Part One, you can find it here. Q: What do you think your biggest challenges this season?… Read More ›


NEC Media Day Conversation with Jack Perri and Gerrell Martin – Part 1

Third-year LIU Brooklyn head coach Jack Perri has been through great ups and great downs in his first two seasons at the helm of the men’s basketball team. He has won a NEC championship as a first-year head coach and then saw injuries derail his chance of a winning season in his second. Now, the… Read More ›

This is what all ten NEC men's basketball teams are trying to get, the NEC championship trophy. (Photo: Bob Dea - BHJ)

2014-15 Northeast Conference Men’s Basketball Preview

We have come to our final Northeast Conference preview as we look at all ten NEC men’s basketball teams and place them in our predicted order of finish from ten to one. Last season, an eight-man Robert Morris team did pretty much the unthinkable and finished the conference season 14-2 and got all the way… Read More ›

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2014-15 Northeast Conference Men’s Basketball Awards Predictions

Preview week continues on as it is time to dust off the crystal ball from the closet and channel its inner power and make some preseason predictions on who could possibly find their way on to some All-NEC teams and who will take home the major awards at the end of the season. Only five… Read More ›

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2014-15 LIU Brooklyn Men’s Basketball Preview

It has been quite a first two seasons at the helm for LIU Brooklyn head coach Jack Perri. Two seasons ago he inherited a two-time defending NEC championship team and through many trials and tribulations, he helped guide them to a third consecutive NEC championship. Last season, as preparations began in defense of those consecutive… Read More ›

Looking through the 2014-15 NEC MBB Non-Conference Schedules

In our sixth installment of our 2014-15 NEC men’s basketball previews, it is time to delve into the men’s basketball schedules of all ten NEC teams. Some NEC teams released their schedules before the summer even began (Robert Morris) while others waited to just about the unofficial start of this college hoops season to release… Read More ›