Flowers lifts LIU Brooklyn past St. Francis (Pa.) 69-66
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Ty Flowers recorded 17 points and 12 rebounds to lift LIU Brooklyn to a 69-66 win over St. Francis (Pa.) on Saturday.
Flowers went 1 of 2 at the free-throw line with 10.9 seconds left and LIU’s defense forced a SFU turnover to seal it.
Raiquan Clark had 18 points for LIU Brooklyn (13-15, 7-9 Northeast Conference), which broke its four-game road losing streak. Julius van Sauers added seven rebounds.
The Blackbirds evened the season series against the Red Flash with the win. St. Francis (Pa.) defeated Long Island-Brooklyn 74-67 on Jan. 10. Long Island-Brooklyn takes on Central Connecticut at home on Thursday. St. Francis (Pa.) faces Wagner on the road on Thursday.