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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 ›

Five opponents LIU should look to play in the future

As the summer goes along here, everyday we see a team or two or three putting out their schedules for the upcoming 2014-15 season. If we go by past history, LIU Brooklyn isn’t expected to release their 2014-15 men’s basketball schedule until sometime between late August and early-to-mid September (Yet, BHJ is tracking both the… Read More ›

The NEC News Wire: July 24

Here is the latest edition of NEC News Wire: – Fairleigh Dickinson men’s basketball released their full schedule on Tuesday. The Knights will have four home games in their eleven games non-conference schedule against Division III FDU Florham, Lafayette, Princeton and Delaware. Interestingly, the Princeton game is scheduled to be a 9:30pm start. FDU has… Read More ›

The 5 Best LIU Brooklyn Men’s Basketball Moments of 2013-14

Last season, the LIU Brooklyn men’s basketball entered the season as three-time defending NEC champions. Optimism was high entering the season but as we all know, a multitude of injuries helped rob the Blackbirds any real opportunity to continue their winning ways and finished the season 9-20 and out of the NEC tournament for the… Read More ›

Long-time LIU Brooklyn AD John Suarez reportedly leaving the school after 17 years. (Photo Credit: LIU Brooklyn Athletics/

LIU Brooklyn AD John Suarez reportedly leaving his position after 17 years

In a bit of stunning news this afternoon, it was announced by Northeast Conference commissioner Noreen Morris on her Twitter account that long-time LIU Brooklyn Athletic Director John Suarez is leaving his position at the university. Morris tweeted out the following early Wednesday afternoon: After 27 yrs in @NECsports as S-A & admin we're very… Read More ›

Jordan Allen decides to head to Sacred Heart instead of LIU Brooklyn

Apparently, Hofstra transfer Jordan Allen has had a change of heart and has decided to not attend LIU Brooklyn and play for the Blackbirds. ESPN’s Recruiting Scout/Analyst Adam Finkelstein on his Twitter feed tweeted out the news this afternoon: Hofstra transfer Jordan Allen is heading to Sacred Heart. Eligible right away with 2 years to… Read More ›