Scores

Final

LIU Brooklyn 73

(14-6, 8-0 NEC)

Wagner 66

(15-4, 6-2 NEC)

    Coverage: ESPNU/WatchESPN

    7:00 PM ET, January 21, 2012

    Spiro Sports Center, Staten Island, New York

    1 2 T
    LIU 36 3773
    WAG 33 3366

    Top Performers

    LIU Brooklyn: J. Boyd 19 Pts, 15 Reb, 3 Ast

    Wagner: M. Moody 12 Pts, 10 Reb, 3 Blk

    LIU 73, Wagner 66

    Associated Press

    NEW YORK -- Julian Boyd posted a double-double, including a game-high 19 points, as LIU beat Wagner 73-66 Saturday night.

    Boyd also grabbed 15 rebounds for the Blackbirds (14-6, 8-0) as they handed Wagner (15-4, 6-2) its second Northeast Conference loss.

    Leading 36-33 at intermission, LIU opened the second half with a 13-8 run to lead 49-41. Boyd got support from Jason Brickman, who scored 17 points on 3 for 3 from 3-point range while going 6 for 6 at the line.

    Jamal Olasewere, who scored 18 points, had a huge second half for LIU. In a decisive 10-0 run later in the period, Olasawere scored eight points.

    Wagner got 17 points from Latif Rivers, 14 from Jonathon Williams and made 14 of 16 foul shots. But LIU was 27 for 35 at the line, 21 for 25 in the second half. Wagner was just 4 for 19 from 3-point range.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LIU
    WAG
    Points 73 66
    FG Made-Attempted 20-51 (.392) 24-66 (.364)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-10 (.600) 4-19 (.211)
    FT Made-Attempted 27-35 (.771) 14-16 (.875)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 30 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 4

    2011-12 Season

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    Dec 1, 2011 @LIU 78, WAG 73Recap
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