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New Season, New Blood: The 2014-15 NEC MBB Freshman Class

In the fifth installment of our 2014-15 Northeast Conference Men’s Basketball previews, it is time to look at the 2014 freshman class around the NEC. We will take a look at each incoming freshmen and try to identify which ones could have a change to make an impact to their teams this upcoming season. As always,… Read More ›

LIU Brooklyn MBB Official 2014-15 roster announced, Jerome Frink added.

This morning, LIU Brooklyn Athletics released the official men’s basketball roster for the upcoming 2014-15 season. There was no real surprise to the roster with the exception of LIU announcing the addition of 6’7” junior forward Jerome Frink who comes to Downtown Brooklyn from Florida International University. He will play for the Blackbirds in 2015-16 after he… Read More ›

Who’s New in the NEC: The 2014-15 Transfers

After every college basketball season, the list of transfers on the move is seemingly increasing year after year after year. This summer was no exception as the transfer number might have reached an all-time high with nearly 500 players making their way to new schools. The NEC is not immune to the transfer dilemma as… Read More ›

Blackbirds adds junior college transfer Jonathan Tshibuy

It has been a busy 24 hours for the LIU Brooklyn men’s basketball team after a mostly pretty quiet summer. Yesterday, it was announced that redshirt senior guard/forward Troy Joseph had transferred from LIU to play in his home province of Ontario, Canada at McMaster University. Today, there are multiple reports announcing that LIU Brooklyn… Read More ›

Troy Joseph will not return to LIU Brooklyn

One of the big question marks of the off season for the LIU Brooklyn men’s basketball team has been answered today. Since the season ended last March, it was a question whether or not would-be fifth-year senior Troy Joseph would return back to Brooklyn for his final season of eligibiliity. Today, we learned officially that he… Read More ›

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Inside the Blackbirds – August 13

Welcome to the first edition of a new feature I would like to call “Inside the Blackbirds” which is all about updating you on all the latest happenings surrounding LIU Brooklyn men’s and women’s basketball. With just about 50 days to go until the official start of the college basketball season, it is time to… Read More ›

NEC Team GB Stats

The NEC News Wire – August 7

Here is the latest edition of the NEC News Wire: – The Great Britain senior men’s basketball team wrapped up their series of preparation games before they play a series of qualification games for the 2015 FIBA European Basketball Championships. Team GB which features two NEC alums in LIU Brooklyn’s Kyle Johnson and St. Francis… Read More ›