NEW YORK -- Julian Boyd scored 20 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked two shots to help LIU Brooklyn beat Lafayette 71-60 on Saturday.
LIU Brooklyn trailed 42-39 with 11:54 left in the second half when Lafayette's Seth Hinrichs made two free throws. But the Leopards (2-7) lost their lead and were unable to relinquish it after Brandon Thompson's 3-pointer with 9:42 left.
The Blackbirds used a 10-1 run, led by Boyd's seven points, to give them a 59-49 lead with 2:35 left in the game and build enough cushion for the win.
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