Scores

Final

LIU Brooklyn 73

(5-8, 2-5 away)

Texas State 64

(4-9, 2-3 home)

8:00 PM ET, December 30, 2013

Strahan Coliseum, San Marcos, Texas

1 2 T
LIU 32 4173
TXST 31 3364

Top Performers

LIU Brooklyn: L. Atterberry 22 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Texas State: J. Wright 18 Pts, 8 Reb

LIU-Brooklyn rallies past Texas State 73-64

Associated Press

SAN MARCOS, Texas -- Landon Atterberry doubled his usual points per game with a career-high 22 as LIU-Brooklyn defeated Texas State 73-64 Monday night.

The Blackbirds (5-8) flew away from a 61-60 deficit inside the final three minutes, breaking open a tight game with 7-1 run sparked by a Troy Joseph 3-pointer from the right corner at 2:42 remaining. Joseph also added putback to put the game out of reach at 69-64 as he scored all five of his points in the late run.

Jason Brickman scored four straight free throws in the final 29 seconds. Brickman, last season's NCAA assists leader, had 10 assists.

Joel Wright led the Bobcats (4-9) with 18 points. Kavin Gilder-Tilbury scored 12 and Emani Grant 11.

LIU-Brooklyn shot 45 percent (23-51) and scored 20 points on free throws. Texas State was just 12-for-18 at the line.

The Bobcats led by as many as seven in the second half.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
LIU
TXST
Points 73 64
FG Made-Attempted 23-51 (.451) 24-63 (.381)
3P Made-Attempted 7-23 (.304) 4-14 (.286)
FT Made-Attempted 20-25 (.800) 12-18 (.667)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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