Scores

Final

Quinnipiac 83

(15-16, 11-7 NEC)

LIU Brooklyn 91

(18-13, 12-6 NEC)

    7:00 PM ET, March 6, 2013

    Wellness, Recreation and Athletic Center, Brooklyn, New York

    1 2 T
    QUIN 47 3683
    LIU 43 4891

    Top Performers

    Quinnipiac: O. Drame 23 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Stl

    LIU Brooklyn: J. Olasewere 20 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    LIU Brooklyn 91, Quinnipiac 83

    Associated Press

    NEW YORK -- C.J. Garner tied his career high with 30 points and LIU Brooklyn rallied from a nine-point deficit late in the second half to defeat Quinnipiac 91-83 Wednesday night in the quarterfinals of the Northeast Conference tournament.

    The third-seeded Blackbirds (18-13) beat the sixth-seeded Bobcats (15-16) for the second time in five days, also winning 96-90 on March 2.

    There were 16 ties and 17 lead changes.

    Quinnipiac, which came in having won seven of its past nine games, led 72-63 with 7:57 left. After a 12-3 Blackbirds run tied it 75-75, the game was knotted for the final time at 80 with 2:45 remaining.

    LIU Brooklyn pulled away by scoring six straight points, capped by Kenny Onyechi's dunk with 46 seconds left.

    The Blackbirds made 29 of 40 free throw attempts, with four Quinnipiac players fouling out.

    Ousmane Drame led the Bobcats with a career-high 23 points off the bench.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    QUIN
    LIU
    Points 83 91
    FG Made-Attempted 28-68 (.412) 27-54 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-13 (.462) 8-20 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-31 (.677) 29-40 (.725)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 31 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 9 8

    2012-13 Season

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