Scores

Final

Fair Dickinson 61

(11-21, 10-8 NEC)

LIU Brooklyn 63

(14-16, 11-7 NEC)

    7:30 PM ET, March 4, 2010

    1 2 T
    FDU 32 2961
    LIU 32 3163

    Top Performers

    Fairleigh Dickinson: M. Scott 13 Pts, 5 Reb, 7 Ast, 1 Stl

    LIU Brooklyn: J. Olasewere 14 Pts, 15 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    Long Island U. 63, Fairleigh Dickinson 61

    Associated Press

    NEW YORK -- Kenny Onyechi's layup with 1:48 to play gave Long Island University a 63-61 win over Fairleigh Dickinson on Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the Northeast Conference tournament.

    The No. 4 seeded Blackbirds (14-16) led 60-51 with 6:12 left, before a 10-1 run by the No. 5 seeded Knights (11-20).

    Terence Grier's layup tied it at 61-61 with 2:11 left, setting up Onyechi's shot.

    Fairleigh Dickinson then went 0-for-7 the rest of the way.

    Jamal Olasewere finished with 14 points and 15 rebounds and Michael Culpo added 15 points, all on 3s, for Long Island.

    The Blackbirds will face No. 1 seed Quinnipiac, a 84-75 winner over Monmouth, in the semifinals on March 7.

    David Hicks chipped in 11 points and Kenny Onyechi and Jaytornah Wisseh added 10 each for Long Island.

    Alvin Mofunanya had 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Knights.

    Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

    SPONSORED HEADLINES

    ESPNNewYork.com 

    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FDU
    LIU
    Points 61 63
    FG Made-Attempted 25-65 (.385) 21-62 (.339)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-19 (.263) 6-23 (.261)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-9 (.667) 15-21 (.714)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 10 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 7

    2009-10 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Feb 18, 2010 @LIU 68, FDU 62Recap
    » Mar 4, 2010 @LIU 63, FDU 61Recap