by Josh Adams
New York City Bureau
NCAA Assists Leader Jason Brickman/
Every team who ends up in Dayton in the NCAA Tournament has a single purpose...To get out of Dayton with a win. Both James Madison and LIU will have that shot, and they won't have to slay Goliath to do so.
The LIU Blackbirds and James Madison Dukes, the champions of the Northeastern Conference and the Colonial Athletic Association face off in the play-in game in Dayton Wednesday night for the privilege of going up against #1 Indiana on Friday.
Each team has overcome it's fair share of adversity this season, but JMU is going through a little bit more at this juncture of the season with the 1st half suspension of their leading scorer and rebounder Rayshawn Goins for his disorderly conduct arrest by the Harrisonburg police last week. The Dukes star will sit out the first 20 minutes of the game as his penitence, and leave his teammates with a huge disadvantage against the Black...