Men’s Basketball Roundup: RMU vs. LIU Brooklyn


Cortney Peasley

Pryor will be relied upon to take plenty of shots like this as a member of the Hoyas’ roster.

Ian Kist and Ian Kist

January 7, 2016

RMU 70 (3-13, NEC 1-2), LIU Brooklyn 60 (7-7, NEC 1-2): The Colonials battled the Blackbirds of LIU Brooklyn Thursday evening in Brooklyn, New York and the Colonials were able to pick up there first conference win of the season with their ten point, 70-60 victory over the Blackbirds. RMU and LIU Brooklyn went into the second half tied at 31 each but the Colonials were able to tame the Blackbirds out scoring their opponent 39-29 in the second half to lift them to victory. Senior Rodney Pryor led Robert Morris recording a double-double finishing with 21 points and 11 rebounds. Sophomore Elijah Minnie and freshman Isaiah Still each finished the game with 13 total points. RMU shot 42.9 percent from the field as well as shooting 40.9 percent from beyond the three-point arc.