The Blackbirds of LIU-Brooklyn posted their first conference win of the season at Central Connecticut State on Monday night, evening their NEC record at 1-1. Photo courtesy of LIU-Brooklyn Athletics

After finishing off their non-conference schedule with a winning record for the first time since the 2010-11 season, the first of an unprecedented three consecutive Northeast Conference championship campaigns, the LIU-Brooklyn Blackbirds men’s basketball team fell flat in this year’s league opener. But head coach Jack Perri’s crew quickly rebounded from Saturday’s 79-63 loss at Read More →

Senior Vincent Bezecourt scored in the second overtime at Brooklyn Bridge Park on Wednesday evening as two-time defending champion SFC Brooklyn remained unbeaten with a dramatic 1-0 victory over visiting Lafayette. Photo courtesy of SFC Brooklyn Athletics

The St. Francis Terriers, two-time defending champions of the Northeast Conference, remained unbeaten in their quest for a third consecutive crown Wednesday evening, topping visiting Lafayette, 1-0, on Vincent Bezecourt’s clutch goal early in the second overtime at Brooklyn Bridge Park. Bezecourt accepted a pass from fellow senior John Makaya from about 20 yards out, Read More →

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SFC Brooklyn Falls to Defending Two-Time National Champions, 89-33 They came. They saw. They were soundly defeated. But the fighting spirit of the 2014-15 St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers was left intact following Saturday night’s lopsided 89-33 loss to the defending two-time national champion and top-ranked Connecticut Huskies before a crowd of 3,666 at Gampel Pavilion Read More →

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By Ed Jaworski For Brooklyn Daily Eagle “Let’s go Francis…boom, boom, boom-boom-boom.” The chant, with accompanying pounding on tables, began as a few members of the St. Francis College basketball team walked into the student cafeteria-lounge at the college’s then-new  Brooklyn Heights building. It was March, 1963, the day after the Terriers were selected to Read More →