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Elvar Friðriksson scored 14 points for LIU Brooklyn in the loss. (Photo: Bob Dea)

LIU Brooklyn 73 Sacred Heart 84

There was not much to it for LIU Brooklyn entering Saturday’s game against Sacred Heart at the William H. Pitt Center. An LIU win and they would avoid being the eight-seed. An LIU loss and they would have to face the cross-Fulton Street rival St. Francis Brooklyn for a third time. It was a neck… Read More ›

LIU Gameday Preview – Game 29 (NEC Game 18) – Sacred Heart

Opponent: Sacred Heart Record: 14-16 (Last game: W vs Fairleigh Dickinson, 90-85)  KenPom Ranking: 230 Tip-Off Time: 3:30pm Location: William H. Pitt Center – Fairfield, CT Media Game Coverage: Online: NEC Front Row Meeting History: 29th all-time meeting. LIU Brooklyn leads the series 19-9. LIU won the first meeting  LIU has won three straight and eight out of the last… Read More ›

LIU Brooklyns senior class L to R): Chris Carter, Landon Atterberry and Gerrell Martin. Photo: Bob Dea)

St. Francis Brooklyn 74 LIU Brooklyn 69 (Overtime)

It wasn’t “the” Battle of Brooklyn game but it was another great installment in the St. Francis Brooklyn-LIU Brooklyn rivalry as the Terriers stormed back from a three-point deficit in the final 39 seconds of regulation to force overtime and defeated the Blackbirds for the second time this season in a wild 74-69 game on… Read More ›

LIU Gameday Preview – Game 28 (NEC Game 17) – St. Francis Brooklyn

Opponent: St. Francis Brooklyn Record: 20-9, 7-2 NEC (Last game: W vs Fairleigh Dickinson, 66-54)  KenPom Ranking: 140 Tip-Off Time: 7:00pm Location: Steinberg Wellness Center – Brooklyn, NY Media Game Coverage: TV: MSG and FOX College Sports; Audio: Red Zone Media Meeting History: 102th all-time meeting. LIU Brooklyn leads the series, 63-38. St. Francis Brooklyn won the first meeting of the… Read More ›

LIU Brooklyn return home was a disaster as Wagner crushed the Blackbirds Saturday afternoon. (Photo: Bob Dea)

Wagner 60 LIU Brooklyn 47

The week started with plenty of hope and optimism and a chance for the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds to earn themselves a top four spot for the upcoming NEC Tournament. The week turned out to be a giant disappointment. Two games. Two blowout losses. The second loss of the week was a embarrassing, thorough beating at… Read More ›

LIU Gameday Preview – Game 27 (NEC Game 16) – Wagner

Opponent: Wagner Record: 9-17, 7-8 NEC (Last game: L vs Robert Morris, 66-65)  KenPom Ranking: 304 Tip-Off Time: 4:30pm Location: Steinberg Wellness Center – Brooklyn, NY Media Game Coverage: Online: NEC Front Row; Audio: Red Zone Media Meeting History: 99th all-time meeting. LIU Brooklyn leads the series 55-43. Wagner has won the last three games in the series and five out… Read More ›

LIU Brooklyn 65 Mount St. Mary’s 82

In what many felt would be a tight affair between two teams trying to make the charge into a top four position in the NEC standings, it turned into a laughter for the home team as Mount St. Mary’s absolutely dominated LIU Brooklyn to snap the Blackbirds’ four-game winning streak with a 82-65 blowout victory… Read More ›