Marcquise Reed hit a pull-up, fade-away 3-pointer to tie it with 11.5 seconds left in regulation, and Robert Morris shut out Mount St. Mary’s in overtime to pull out a 63-59 win on Thursday night.
Brent Jones scored 23 points and made a key defensive play in the closing seconds as St. Francis (N.Y.) held off Robert Morris 68-63 on Friday.
It may be the third time in a row LIU Brooklyn has won the Northeast conference tournament, but this championship was anything but secure for the Blackbirds.
(93-7 The FAN) — Coron Williams and Velton Jones combined for 37 points and Robert Morris rode its backcourt to a big first half and an easy 66-54 win over Fairleigh Dickinson Thursday night in the teams’ Northeast Conference opener.
The Long Island Blackbirds needed overtime to beat Robert Morris 85-82 on Wednesday night.
Robert Morris senior guard Gary Wallace joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller to discuss the Colonials’ run to the NEC Championship Game against Long Island University.
The Robert Morris Colonials ended Quinnipiac’s run in the Northeast Conference Tournament for the third straight year with a 64-62 win on Sunday.