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Video: LIU Brooklyn provides first buzzer-beater of 2015

The 2015-16 basketball season has just started and we have already had a few upsets and some crazy plays. There are bound to be a ton more buzzer-beater endings throughout the year, but they had to start somewhere. The first one of the year came from the LIU Brooklyn Black Birds. On Monday night, they were on the road against Loyola (MD) with the score tied at 68 with five seconds...
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November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

You have to see how LIU Brooklyn beat Loyola (MD)

The LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds opened the season on Monday night with a win they will not replicate again.With five seconds left, Loyola (MD) had the ball under its own hoop. Jarred Jones caught the in-bounds pass in the middle of the lane and had a shot at the game-winner, but his attempt was sent away by 6-foot-7 Jerome Frink. The blocked shot went to Martin Hemannsson, who pushed...
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November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Reigning NEC Champ LIU Brooklyn Needs Buzzer Beater To Defeat Lamar

Photo: Kin Man Hui, San Antonio Express-News The early portion of the 2013-14 season has not been easy for LIU Brooklyn (4-6), the three-time defending champions in the Northeast Conference. Injuries have been popping up as often as Jason Brickman assists, and the Blackbirds’ definition of defense is generously broad. With only eight, healthy scholarship players practices have been...
Via The Catch and Shoot
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

LIU suspends four after brawl

The star of the Long Island University Brooklyn basketball team and three other players were suspended Friday after they were arrested on assault charges following a campus brawl. Julian Boyd, a forward named the Northeast Conference player of the year last year, high scorers Jamal Olasewere and Troy Joseph, and a fourth player, C.J. Garner, were arrested Thursday. They were arraigned...
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September 21, 2012  |  Discuss

LIU 87, Sacred Heart 81

Jamal Olasewere and Julian Boyd each tallied double-doubles to lead Long Island University over Sacred Heart 87-81 on Thursday night and push the Blackbirds' winning streak to a season-high four games. Olasewere scored 29 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, while Boyd had 12 points and 12 boards for the Blackbirds (9-6, 3-0 Northeast Conference). C.J. Garner added 18 points and Jason...
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January 05, 2012  |  Discuss

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