Scores

Final

St Francis (PA) 67

(2-6, 0-2 NEC)

LIU Brooklyn 81

(5-2, 1-1 NEC)

    2:00 PM ET, December 4, 2010

    Wellness, Recreation and Athletic Center, Brooklyn, New York

    1 2 T
    SFU 25 4267
    LIU 37 4481

    Top Performers

    St. Francis U: C. Johnson 16 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    LIU Brooklyn: C. Garner 21 Pts, 1 Reb, 3 Ast

    Long Island U. 81, St. Francis, Pa. 67

    Associated Press

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- C.J. Garner scored 21 points, 17 in the second half, as Long Island University defeated St. Francis (Pa.) 81-67 in a Northeast Conference game on Saturday.

    The sophomore guard scored the first nine points for the Blackbirds (5-2, 1-1) during a 12-2 run that gave them a 67-51 lead with 5:55 remaining.

    The Red Flash (2-6, 0-2) never got closer than 11 points the rest of the way.

    A layup by Garner capped a 9-0 run that gave Long Island an 18-11 first-half lead, and the Blackbirds led 37-25 at halftime.

    Long Island led 53-40 at the 12:03 mark of the second half before a 9-2 St. Francis run cut it to 55-49.

    Julian Boyd added 16 points for Long Island and Jamal Olasewere had 13 points and 10 rebounds, his first double-double of the season.

    Umar Shannon scored 19 points for St. Francis, Chris Johnson had 16 points and Will Felder had 16 points and 15 rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SFU
    LIU
    Points 67 81
    FG Made-Attempted 26-67 (.388) 26-59 (.441)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-18 (.167) 4-14 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-17 (.706) 25-45 (.556)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 32 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 16

    2010-11 Season

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