Scores

Final 2OT

Fair Dickinson 88

(4-16, 4-6 NEC)

LIU Brooklyn 91

(10-10, 6-3 NEC)

7:00 PM ET, January 29, 2009

Wellness, Recreation and Athletic Center, Brooklyn, New York

1 2 OT 2OT T
FDU 30 39 9 1088
LIU 37 32 9 1391

Top Performers

Fairleigh Dickinson: S. Baptiste 34 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Stl

LIU Brooklyn: J. Wisseh 28 Pts, 5 Reb, 8 Ast, 3 Stl

Long Island U. 91, Fairleigh Dickinson 88

Associated Press

EDS: APNewsNow. Long Island U. 91, Fairleigh Dickinson 88, 2 OT.

NEW YORK -- Jaytornah Wisseh scored nine of his 28 points in the second overtime to lead Long Island University to a 91-88 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson on Thursday night.

The Blackbirds tied the game 69-69 on a jumper by David Hicks at the regulation buzzer. They forced the second overtime when Kyle Johson's 3-pointer tied it at 78-78 with one-tenth of a second left.

Johnson had 19 points and 11 rebounds for the Blackbirds (10-10, 6-3 Northeast Conference), while Hicks added 14 points.

Sean Baptiste had 34 points, 27 after halftime, and 10 rebounds for the Knights (4-16, 4-6), while Cameron Tyler scored 22 points.

Wisseh scored all nine of his points in the second overtime from the free throw line.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
FDU
LIU
Points 88 91
FG Made-Attempted 33-72 (.458) 29-72 (.403)
3P Made-Attempted 8-23 (.348) 6-16 (.375)
FT Made-Attempted 14-20 (.700) 27-35 (.771)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
Largest Lead 3 9

2008-09 Season

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