Scores

Final

LIU Brooklyn 72

(10-15, 8-6 NEC)

Quinnipiac 80

(18-7, 12-2 NEC)

    2:00 PM ET, February 13, 2010

    TD Banknorth SportsCenter, Hamden, Connecticut

    1 2 T
    LIU 35 3772
    QUIN 38 4280

    Top Performers

    LIU Brooklyn: J. Wisseh 22 Pts, 7 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    Quinnipiac: J. Johnson 23 Pts, 1 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Quinnipiac 80, Long Island U. 72

    Associated Press

    HAMDEN, Conn. -- James Johnson scored 23 points and Quinnipiac defeated Long Island 80-72 on Saturday.

    Leading 38-35 at halftime, the Bobcats (18-7, 12-2 Northeast Conference) shot 57,.7 percent (15 of 26), while holding the Blackbirds to 35.5 percent shooting (11 of 31) in the second half.

    Long Island (10-15, 8-6) took a 31-30 lead on Jaytornah Wisseh's jump shot with 4 minutes left in the first half. Quinnipiac then outscored the Blackbirds 8-4 until halftime, including five points by Dave Johnson. Johnson's jumper with 4 seconds left gave the Bobcats their halftime advantage, and they wouldn't trail the rest of the way.

    David Hicks added 14 points, Jamal Olasewere 12 and Michael Culpo 10 for Quinnipiac, which won for the 11th time in its last 12 games and defeated Long Island for the ninth straight time.

    Johnson paced the Blackbirds with 23 points and James Feldeine finished with 17.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LIU
    QUIN
    Points 72 80
    FG Made-Attempted 25-59 (.424) 30-65 (.462)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-16 (.375) 6-11 (.545)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-23 (.696) 14-19 (.737)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 10

    2009-10 Season

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