Allen scores 19 points to lead LIU over Columbia

Preview | Box Score | Recap

NEW YORK (AP)—Kellen Allen scored 19 points to help Long Island U beat Columbia 70-60 on Tuesday night.

Eugene Kotorobai had 15 points and Kyle Johnson added 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Blackbirds (2-1), who were tied 35-35 at the half. Jaytornah Wisseh finished with 13.

Nike Scott had 14 points and Ben Nwachukwu added 12 for Columbia (1-4).

Trailing 39-38, LIU went on an 8-0 run to take a 46-39 lead with 13:29 left in the game. The Lions closed to 54-51 on Scott’s 3-pointer with 5:50 left, but the Blackbirds scored the next six points to put the game away.

Related Articles

Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Columbia
J. Baumann J. Baumann
4-9,  10 Pts
9 Rebs, 0 Assists
 Long Island
K. Allen K. Allen
6-13,  19 Pts
9 Rebs, 0 Assists

Team Stat Leaders

Points
Rebounds
Assists

Top 25 Scoreboard

Tuesday, Nov 20