Robert Morris Beats St. Francis 66-63 In NEC Title Game, Denies Terriers First Tourney BidRodney Pryor scored 17 points and Robert Morris denied St. Francis, Brooklyn, its first NCAA Tournament bid, beating the Terriers 66-63 in the Northeast Conference tournament championship on Tuesday night.
LIU Brooklyn Punches Ticket To NCAA Tournament With 3rd Straight NEC TitleIt 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.
Rothstein Files: NEC Notebook: Braica Doing Big Things At St. Francis, Plus Other Notes Bad luck? Absolutely. Panic? Not Glenn Braica --- he's from Brooklyn.
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.
Downed Wires Strand NJ Transit CommutersThey spent more than two hours aboard after NJT Train 3703 became entangled in damaged overhead wires on its trip from NYC to Trenton around 7 a.m. Friday.