Scores

Final

LIU Brooklyn 94

(19-13, 12-6 NEC)

Wagner 82

(19-12, 12-6 NEC)

12:00 PM ET, March 9, 2013

Spiro Sports Center, Staten Island, New York

1 2 T
LIU 49 4594
WAG 29 5382

Top Performers

LIU Brooklyn: C. Garner 23 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast, 3 Stl

Wagner: K. Ortiz 11 Pts, 8 Reb, 9 Ast, 2 Stl

LIU Brooklyn 94, Wagner 82

Associated Press

NEW YORK -- C.J. Garner scored 23 points, Jamal Olasewere posted a double-double, and four others scored in double figures to lead Long Island Brooklyn past Wagner 94-82 Saturday in the Northeastern Conference semifinals.

Olasewere finished with 12 points and 12 rebounds for his third double-double in four games and became the Blackbirds' all-time points leader with 1,836. Booker Hucks added 14 points, E.J. Reed 13 and Troy Joseph 12 for LIU Brooklyn, which shot 65.3 percent (32 of 49), its highest since shooting 72.4 percent on Nov. 25, 2006, against Old Westbury.

LIU Brooklyn (19-13) led 9-8 before Hucks hit back-to-back 3-pointers to launch a 23-3 run. Hucks converted three treys during the run, Olawsewere added another, and Garner tallied two steals and three-point play.

The Blackbirds led 49-29 at the break and made 16 of 22 second-half shots to seal the win.

Jonathon Williams scored 23 points for Wagner (19-12).

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Team Stat Comparison

 
LIU
WAG
Points 94 82
FG Made-Attempted 32-49 (.653) 30-74 (.405)
3P Made-Attempted 9-16 (.563) 4-24 (.167)
FT Made-Attempted 21-33 (.636) 18-28 (.643)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 27 (0/0)
Largest Lead 24 2

2012-13 Season

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