LIU Brooklyn 82, St. Francis (Pa.) 62
NEW YORK (AP)
Booker Hucks matched his career high with 20 points off the bench as LIU Brooklyn won its sixth straight game 82-62 over St. Francis (Pa.) Thursday night for a Northeast Conference victory.
Hucks hit a career-high five 3-pointers. The senior is 9-of-13 shooting from deep over his past two games and has made 45.5 percent (15 of 33) from deep in 10.8 minutes per game this season for the Blackbirds (11-10, 6-3).
Jamal Olasewere added 17 points and nine rebounds, C.J. Garner and Brandon Thompson had 14 points and Jason Brickman notched 13 rebounds as LIU Brooklyn won the rebound battle 34-29.
Earl Brown had 22 points for the Red Flash (1-19, 1-8) but grabbed only five rebounds and fell short of a double-double for the third straight game since seeing his seven-game double-double streak end Jan. 24 against Robert Morris.
St. Francis has lost 15 straight on the road.