Long Island University

Jason Brickman #15 of the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

LIU Brooklyn Punches Ticket To NCAA Tournament With 3rd Straight NEC Title

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.

03/13/2013

LIU's Jim Ferry (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

No. 16 LIU Ready To Prove Doubters Wrong, Give Bracket A Brooklyn-Style Shock

Make no mistake, the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds are a New York team, a melting pot of talent with the city’s street smarts and swagger to back it up.

03/16/2012

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LIU Flies Into NCAAs By Beating Robert Morris

In a rematch of last season’s NEC title game thriller, the Blackbirds (25-8) didn’t need overtime to fend off the Colonials (24-10) this year and earn another NCAA berth.

03/07/2012

LIU's Jim Ferry (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: LIU Continuing Momentum Under Ferry

Since starting 5-6, LIU has won nine games in a row and is in sole possession of first place in the NEC with a perfect 8-0 record in conference play.

WFAN–01/25/2012

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Rothstein Files: Five Observations From Iona-LIU

Despite not being much of a perimeter threat during the first three years of his career, Scott Machado now has a reliable stroke from deep.

WFAN–11/29/2011

C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University - Brookville, NY - Aug 9, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

C.W. Post Professor Accidentally Shoots Himself

The unidentified professor was taken to an area hospital and is expected to recover.

11/17/2011

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Summer Camp Designed To Help Children Of Victims Of 9/11 Terror Attacks

This is the first time bereaved kids as well as children of first responders have been brought together in an ongoing program, and participants say that integration is crucial.

08/17/2011

C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University - Brookville, NY - Aug 9, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

9/11 Children Get Help At Summer Camp On Long Island

Many of the youngest children of 9/11 victims feel anxiety, worry about losing their surviving parent, and are now at an age where they’re asking questions.

08/09/2011

Long Island coach Jim Ferry, left, celebrates with his team after they beat Robert Morris 85-82 in overtime to win the Northeast Conference Championship NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, March 9, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

LIU Wins NEC, Brings NCAA Tournament Bid To Brooklyn

Jamal Olasewere scored seven of his 31 points in overtime and LIU earned its first NCAA tournament bid in 14 years with an 85-82 overtime victory against two-time defending champion Robert Morris in the Northeast Conference title game Wednesday night.

WFAN–03/10/2011

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LIU Blackbirds Continue To Surprise NCAA

The Long Island University Blackbirds are having the school’s best season in over a decade, and the best college basketball team in Brooklyn doesn’t have one player from the borough. Fuhgeddabout it.

WFAN–02/21/2011