Scores

Final

St. Peter's 80

(0-1, 0-1 away)

LIU Brooklyn 87

(1-0, 1-0 home)

    12:00 PM ET, November 9, 2013

    Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York

    1 2 T
    SPU 32 4880
    LIU 39 4887

    Top Performers

    Saint Peter's: M. Dominique 31 Pts, 14 Reb, 2 Stl, 3 Blk

    LIU Brooklyn: J. Brickman 13 Pts, 6 Reb, 14 Ast, 3 Stl

    LIU Brooklyn holds on to beat St. Peter's 87-80

    Associated Press

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Gerrell Martin scored 24 points and made six 3-pointers to lead LIU Brooklyn past St. Peter's 87-80 on Saturday in a season opener for both teams.

    Jason Brickman added 13 points and dished out 14 assists. Brickman led all Division I players in assists last season with 290. He now needs 267 assists to become the fourth player in NCAA history to have 1,000 assists.

    Gilbert Parga made back-to-back 3-pointers to extend LIU's lead to 56-46 with 12:33 left. But St. Peter's clawed its way back and took its first lead of the second half at 69-68. Two LIU 3-pointers, during a 13-3 run, pushed the Blackbirds to an 81-72 lead with 49 seconds remaining.

    Marvin Dominique recorded a double-double with 31 points and 14 rebounds for St. Peter's.

    It was the 35th meeting all-time between the schools and the home team has now won the last seven contests.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SPU
    LIU
    Points 80 87
    FG Made-Attempted 33-64 (.516) 25-56 (.446)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-11 (.273) 11-24 (.458)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-21 (.524) 26-35 (.743)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 22 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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