Scores

Final

St Francis (NY) 70

(4-13, 2-5 NEC)

LIU Brooklyn 74

(9-8, 5-2 NEC)

    8:00 PM ET, January 19, 2009

    Wellness, Recreation and Athletic Center, Brooklyn, New York

    1 2 T
    SFNY 24 4670
    LIU 33 4174

    Top Performers

    St. Francis (NY): J. Womack 18 Pts, 1 Reb, 8 Ast, 2 Stl

    LIU Brooklyn: J. Wisseh 27 Pts, 11 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    Long Island U. 74, St. Francis, NY 70

    Associated Press

    NEW YORK -- Jaytornah Wisseh had 27 points and a career-high 11 rebounds, Ron Manigault had 12 points and 12 boards and Long Island University beat St. Francis, N.Y., 74-70 in the "Battle of Brooklyn" on Monday night.

    Jamaal Womack had 18 points and Stefan Perunicic added 14 for the visiting Terriers (4-13, 2-5 Northeast Conference).

    The Blackbirds (9-8, 5-2) closed the first half on a 13-0 run to take a 33-24 lead. Manigault scored the last six points of the spurt.

    LIU opened the second half with an 11-4 run to take its largest lead, 44-28, on a layup by David Hicks with 16:27 to play.

    Ricky Cadell of St. Francis made two free throws to tie it at 60, but Hicks, who finished with 10 points, hit a 3-pointer to give the Blackbirds the lead for good.

    LIU finished 20-of-26 from the free-throw line while the Terriers were 7-of-12.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SFNY
    LIU
    Points 70 74
    FG Made-Attempted 26-62 (.419) 23-61 (.377)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-28 (.393) 8-20 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-12 (.583) 20-26 (.769)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 9 15

    2008-09 Season

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