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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 ›

First look at the LIU Brooklyn 2014-15 non-conference schedule

This is the first post looking ahead at the 2014-15 season for the LIU Brooklyn men’s basketball team. I want to start by looking at the next season’s non-conference schedule and take a peek at the back end of LIU’s home and home series games. There are four known home and home series that will… Read More ›

As Season Two comes to a close, time to say Thanks

Tonight is the final game of the 2013-14 college basketball season and we will see either Kentucky or Connecticut win another national championship in their storied histories. Since this is the final day of this college hoops season, I wanted to say my thanks once again and bring to closure what was a rather difficult… Read More ›

Brickman to participate in the prestigious Portsmouth Invitational Tournament

LIU Athletics on Friday announced that graduating LIU Brooklyn point guard Jason Brickman has accepted an invitation to play in the prestigious Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (P.I.T.) in Portsmouth, Virginia. The 62nd edition of the P.I.T. will take place from April 16-19. The P.I.T. is four-day tournament which invites 64 of the top college hoop seniors… Read More ›

The NCAA First Four: The Catch-22 of low mid-majors like the NEC

On Tuesday night, the NCAA tournament officially began with the first two games of what the NCAA likes to call it the ‘First Four’. Mount St. Mary’s, the NEC representative with its 16-16 overall record, were one of the eight participants in this year’s ‘First Four’. After coming back from an ice cold 21-2 start… Read More ›

Final Report Card for the 2013-14 LIU Brooklyn MBB

It is time to post up the final grade for this season’s LIU Brooklyn men’s basketball team. Some players made the grade but there were others who fell short of expectation. Some surprised while others will need to take this summer and work on themselves and their games. Time to see who made the grade… Read More ›

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2013-14 LIU Brooklyn MBB Season Rewind

It was a season of change entering the 2013-14 season for the LIU Brooklyn men’s basketball team. LIU graduated five seniors at the end of the 2012-13 season and coming into this season with the arrivals of seven new players, three transfers and four freshman, it was definitely going to be a different LIU Brooklyn… Read More ›