On Saturday, after Jason Brickman dished off his 1,000th career assist, it seemed like everybody took to Twitter to congratulate Brickman on reaching a milestone only three other players have ever made. Here are several congratulatory tweets that came from LIU and the NEC to bloggers and the national college basketball media to local media and from fans:
Gerrell Martin for 3! Off a pass from Jason Brickman. And he has 1,000 career assists!!! #BlackbirdNation
— LIU Basketball (@LIUBasketball) March 1, 2014
— Northeast Conference (@NECsports) March 1, 2014
There it is! Congrats to Jason Brickman as he has now dished off assist #1000 in his career!
— Nelson Castillo (@NelCastBHJ) March 1, 2014
LIU Brooklyn's Jason Brickman just became 4th player in D-I history with 1,000 career assists (Bobby Hurley, Chris Corchiani, Ed Cota)
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) March 1, 2014
LIU's Jason Brickman leads the nation in assists, and just passed the 1,000 assist mark for his great career. That's a lot of dimes.
— Jay Bilas (@JayBilas) March 2, 2014
Jason Brickman down the lane. Kicks it out. Easy basket for Gerrell Martin. It looks simple. But it's history. Brickman with 1,000 assists!
— John Templon (@nybuckets) March 1, 2014
— Greg Thompson (@gregthompson27) March 1, 2014
Jason Brickman's career has been fun to watch. Quiet as a freshman, not much louder today, letting 3 NEC titles & 1,000 assists say it all.
— Dan Serafin (@DanSerafin) March 1, 2014
Congratulations to Jason Brickman (@JayBrick15) on recording 1,000 career assists! Only the 4th player ever to accomplish the milestone
— Gotham Hoops (@GothamHoops) March 1, 2014
Jason Brickman is officially the 4th person in NCAA history with 1k assist.
— Jammel Cutler (@JCut_NBA) March 1, 2014
Congrats to Jason. RT @LIUBasketball: Gerrell Martin for 3! Off a pass from Jason Brickman. And he has 1,000 career assists!!!
— Raphielle Johnson (@raphiellej) March 1, 2014
Congratulations to LIU's Jason Brickman, who just became the fourth player in Division I history to reach 1,000 assists. Well done.
— Kieran Darcy (@KieranDarcy) March 1, 2014
Congratulations to Jason Brickman, who just recorded his 1,000th career assist. It was an honor to call four years of games against him.
— Jaden Daly (@jadendaly) March 1, 2014
Jason Brickman just became the fourth player in NCAA men’s history to register 1,000 assists. Today is Brickman’s final college game. Cool.
— Matt Norlander (@MattNorlander) March 1, 2014
Jason Brickman goes for 1,000 Assists. Just witnessed history. Only the 4th player ever in NCAA to do so. #LIUBrooklyn
— Nathan Stewart (@Nstewart07) March 1, 2014
— adry torres (@AdryTorresNYC) March 1, 2014
1000 assists in a college career is no joke. Congrats to LIU's Jason Brickman
— Ed Isaacson (@nbadraftblog) March 1, 2014
Congratulations to @LIUBasketball Jason Brickman for becoming 4th player in Division I history to record 1,000 assists. A worthy opponent.
— Vinny Simone (@VTSimone) March 1, 2014
Wish I could've been there for @JayBrick15 1k assist today. Best point guard I've ever seen play on a day in/ day out basis. All the best!
— CollegeHoopsDigest (@NCAAhoopsdigest) March 2, 2014
After the game, Brickman got more congratulatory tweets from coaches, former and current teammates, fellow opponents and administrators.
One of my favorite basketball players ever got his 1,000th assist 2day. Congrats @JayBrick15 I love you bro!!!!
— Julian Boyd (@J_BOYD42) March 2, 2014
Shoutout to my Brother/Teammate/Point Guard @JayBrick15 for another Milestone. He has etched himself deeper into the record books. Congrats!
— Mally G. (@MallyTheKid) March 1, 2014
— Gerrell Martin (@Rizzy4Thr33) March 2, 2014
I'm really lucky, blessed and thankful to play with Jason Brickman. one of the best point guard that live on this earth.
— glenn feidanga (@GFeidanga) March 1, 2014
— Charles Bridge (@cbridge25) March 2, 2014
1day ill be near a fireplace w my grandkids &the nerd of the group will ask, who was the best passer u ever coached? @JayBrick15 snicker
— Jason Harris (@LIUHarris) March 1, 2014
Best of luck today @JayBrick15. Can't wait to see you join the 1,000 assists club, what an incredible accomplishment!
— Julie Perri (@julieannperri) March 1, 2014
— Dan Lobacz (@DLobaczLIU) March 2, 2014
@JayBrick15 the respect is mutual, been great competing against you these last 4 years! Congrats again bro, glad I was a part of history.
— Corey Maynard (@coreysw1sh) March 2, 2014
— Shane McLaughlin (@_ShaneMac_) March 2, 2014
— Phil Gaetano (@Phil4g) March 2, 2014
— Mike Summey (@CoachSummeySFU) March 1, 2014
— Ron Ratner (@NECHoopsRon) March 2, 2014
— Justin Brickman (@J_Brickk) March 2, 2014
Also, the LIU Brooklyn Athletics Department soon after the game put out a tremendous tribute video for Jason Brickman.
The video got the man of the hour to respond with this:
Finally, Jason Brickman had one last question involving his new membership into the 1,000 assist club.