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CCSU finishes strong to get 3rd straight win 72-63

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) Austin Nehls drilled a trey to give Central Connecticut State the lead for good and the Huskies held off LIU Brooklyn 72-63 to win its third straight and even its Northeast Conference standings on Saturday afternoon.

The Blackbirds held a 31-29 halftime advantage. Nehls and Joe Hugley hit back-to-back 3s for a 37-36 lead with 16:54 left before Julius van Sauers answered with a 3-pointer to retake the advantage.

The teams swapped the lead until Nehls hit his second from distance to go up 50-49 with 7:09 left. Tyler Kohl scored the next eight points and Eric Bowles nailed a 3-pointer for a 61-56 lead with 1:47 left. CCSU scored seven unanswered points to go ahead 67-56 with 39 seconds remaining.

Kohl led CCSU (11-10, 4-4) with 20 points, six rebounds and four assists. Nehls had 15 points with Hugley adding eight while grabbing 10 rebounds.

Jashaun Agosto had 22 points to lead LIU Brooklyn (9-12, 4-4).

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo LIU-Brooklyn 9-12 313263
home team logo CCSU 11-10 294372
Team Stats
away team logo LIU-Brooklyn 9-12 74.2 PPG 40.9 RPG 13.4 APG
home team logo CCSU 11-10 71.1 PPG 38.5 RPG 11.4 APG
Key Players
23
R. Clark 18.9 PPG 6.8 RPG 2.0 APG 50.3 FG%
1
T. Kohl 18.1 PPG 7.0 RPG 4.6 APG 39.4 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB