SMITHFIELD, R.I. -- Jamal Olasewere scored 17 points to lead Long Island over Bryant 75-55 on Thursday night.
The Blackbirds (10-4, 2-1 Northeast Conference), who never trailed, led 8-4 when Olasewere's layup sparked a 17-2 run. Olasewere and Kyle Johnson scored six points each during the spurt. Michael Culp scored the run's final five points, capped by a 3, to put Long Island up 25-6.
Long Island held the Bulldogs (2-13, 0-3) to 10-of-34 shooting in the first half (29.4 percent), and led 41-22 at halftime.
Alex Francis, who scored 14 of Bryant's first 16 points in the second half, finished with 18 points and 10 rebounds. Vlad Kondratyev also had a double-double for the Bulldogs with 10 points and 13 rebounds.