Scores

Final

Robert Morris 60

(15-8, 7-3 NEC)

LIU Brooklyn 57

(11-11, 6-4 NEC)

    Coverage: ESPNU/WatchESPN

    3:00 PM ET, February 2, 2013

    Wellness, Recreation and Athletic Center, Brooklyn, New York

    1 2 T
    RMU 32 2860
    LIU 29 2857

    Top Performers

    Robert Morris: K. Anderson 13 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    LIU Brooklyn: J. Olasewere 18 Pts, 12 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Robert Morris 60, LIU Brooklyn 57

    Associated Press

    NEW YORK -- Velton Jones made a jumper with 11 seconds left to lift Robert Morris to a 60-57 win over LIU Brooklyn on Saturday.

    Karvel Anderson knocked down two free throws to seal the game for the Colonials (15-8, 7-3 Northeast Conference), who have won seven of their last eight games.

    Anderson led Robert Morris with 13 points. Lucky Jones had 11 points and nine rebounds, and Russell Johnson added 12 points.

    Robert Morris, which had an eight-point advantage with more than 10 minutes left to play, saw its lead vanish late in the contest. LIU Brooklyn's Jason Brickman made two free throws to give his team a 55-53 lead with 3:01 remaining.

    After Anderson's 3-pointer, the Blackbirds regained the lead at 57-56 on Jamal Olasewere's jumper. But Robert Morris pulled ahead for good after Jones' jumper.

    Brickman scored 19 points for LIU Brooklyn (11-11, 6-4). Olasewere had 18 points and 12 rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RMU
    LIU
    Points 60 57
    FG Made-Attempted 20-54 (.370) 21-48 (.438)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-24 (.417) 3-17 (.176)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-13 (.769) 12-20 (.600)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 8 5

    2012-13 Season

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