Johnson leads LIU over New Hampshire 76-72

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NEW YORK (AP)—Kyle Johnson had 18 of his 25 points in the second half and Long Island University held off New Hampshire 76-72 on Saturday.

Jaytornah Wisseh and Julian Boyd each added 10 points for the Blackbirds (3-5), who led 34-29 at halftime.

Alvin Abreu had 18 points for the Wildcats (3-5), while Tyrece Gibbs added 15.

A layup by David Hicks gave New Hampshire its last lead at 16-15. The Blackbirds then went on a 10-0 run that was capped by a layup by Johnson and they never trailed again.

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 Top Performers
 New Hampshire
Alvin Abreu Alvin Abreu
8-15,  19 Pts
5 Rebs, 5 Assists
 Long Island
Kyle Johnson Kyle Johnson
8-16,  25 Pts
3 Rebs, 0 Assists

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