Scores

Final

LIU Brooklyn 91

(22-7, 16-1 NEC)

Fair Dickinson 80

(2-26, 1-16 NEC)

7:00 PM ET, February 23, 2012

Rothman Center, Teaneck, New Jersey

1 2 T
LIU 44 4791
FDU 39 4180

Top Performers

LIU Brooklyn: J. Boyd 21 Pts, 20 Reb, 1 Stl

Fairleigh Dickinson: G. Goode 16 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

LIU 91, Fairleigh Dickinson 80

Associated Press

HACKENSACK, N.J. -- Julian Boyd scored 21 points and grabbed 20 rebounds, and Jamal Olasewere had 24 points as LIU Brooklyn clinched the Northeast Conference regular-season title by defeating Fairleigh Dickinson 91-80 Thursday night.

Jason Brickman had 13 assists for the Blackbirds (22-7, 16-1) after getting 16 in LIU's 99-89 win over Quinnipiac last Saturday.

LIU won its eighth game in a row and ninth straight over the Knights (2-26, 1-16), but Fairleigh Dickinson trailed just 48-47 with 17:34 remaining. A 22-8 run by the Blackbirds over the next 7:34, including 13 points by Olasewere, gave them a 70-55 advantage.

C.J. Garner added 19 points for LIU, including 10 of 10 from the free throw line. The Blackbirds made 25 of 29 free throws to the Knights' 6 of 11.

Melquan Bolding scored 21 points for Fairleigh Dickinson. George Goode had 16 points and Kinu Rochford 14 points and 12 rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
LIU
FDU
Points 91 80
FG Made-Attempted 30-65 (.462) 36-77 (.468)
3P Made-Attempted 6-20 (.300) 2-12 (.167)
FT Made-Attempted 25-29 (.862) 6-11 (.545)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 11 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 15 3

2011-12 Season

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