LIU-Brooklyn vs Norfolk State

Norfolk St. 73, LIU 62


NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Kyle O'Quinn had 22 points and 14 rebounds to help Norfolk State defeat Long Island University 73-62 on Wednesday night.

The Spartans kept Long Island at bay by making 19 of 25 free throws, with O'Quinn hitting 10 of 12 from the line.

Norfolk State (7-4) ended the first half on an 8-1 run to build a 35-24 halftime lead. The Blackbirds (5-6) cut the deficit to one, 49-48, after a dunk by Julian Boyd but could never overtake the Spartans. Two free throws by O'Quinn with 1:44 remaining gave the Spartans their biggest lead at 71-58.

The Spartans outscored Long Island 21-13 on second-chance points despite being outrebounded 41-40.

Chris McEachin added 12 points and Quasim Pugh had 10 for the Spartans, who have won three of their past four games.

Boyd scored 13 points and Jamal Olasewere added 12 for the Blackbirds, who lost their second straight.

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LIU-Brooklyn Blackbirds
J. Olasewere, F263-86-870512
J. Boyd, F226-131-290313
J. Brickman, G363-80-13628
C. Garner, G303-110-02136
M. Culpo, G243-91-12008
B. Thompson243-50-04018
A. Mayorga131-71-22023
K. Onyechi120-20-03030
G. Martin80-23-31013
B. Hucks50-01-21021
Totals 22-6513-194172262
Norfolk State Spartans
M. Tamares, F130-50-00130
K. O'Quinn, C356-910-12144322
P. Williams, G322-53-43317
C. McEachin, G235-120-050512
R. McCauley, G213-52-42018
R. Johnson173-60-05127
J. Fuentes151-21-21103
Q. Pugh153-53-320110
A. Rogers142-60-02024
B. Wheeless100-30-00000
W. Graham50-10-00000
Totals 25-5919-2540101873
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
F. Dickinson0-03-2110
St. Fran.-Pa.0-02-2236
Mt St Marys0-02-3182
Sacred Heart0-02-3320
St. Fran.-NY0-01-2216
Robert Morris0-01-328

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Morgan St.0-03-2206
N.C. Central0-02-4305
Savannah St.0-02-4274
Md.-E. Shore0-01-3229
Delaware St.0-01-4341
Florida A&M0-01-5128
Norfolk St.0-00-4171
S.C. State0-00-5317
Coppin St.0-00-6290
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