NEW YORK (AP) Jerome Frink scored 24 with 14 rebounds, and Martin Hermannsson had 22 points, eight rebounds, seven assists and five steals to help LIU Brooklyn beat Sacred Heart 92-84 Monday night.
Frink made 10 of 14 field-goal attempts, including three 3-pointers, and blocked four shots. Joel Hernandez finished with 15 points and Aakim Saintil 14 for LIU Brooklyn.
Cane Broome scored all of Sacred Heart's points during an 8-2 run that tied the score at 77 with 3:06 to play.
Frink and Saintil hit back-to-back layups and, after Broome made 1 of 2 free throws on the other end, Saintil made another layup then two foul shots to make it 85-75 with 49 seconds left.
The Blackbirds (10-10, 4-5 Northeast) made 7 of 8 free throws from there to hold off Sacred Heart (5-15, 4-5).
Broome hit six 3s and finished with 38 points, both career highs, to lead the Pioneers.