NEW YORK -- Jamal Olasewere had 20 points and seven rebounds as LIU Brooklyn pulled away in the second half for a 92-67 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson, vaulting the Blackbirds into a tie for first in the Northeast Conference.
LIU Brooklyn tied Robert Morris for the conference lead when Bryant lost to Wagner.
The Blackbirds' 17-5 surge in the second half gave them a 65-45 advantage.
LIU Brooklyn shot 32 of 63 from the field, Fairleigh Dickinson 21 of 61.
The Blackbirds pulled out a 79-75 win in overtime at Fairleigh Dickinson on Jan. 17. LIU Brooklyn leads 48-47 in the series.