Columbia 63, LIU 53
NEW YORK (AP)
Columbia's winning streak is its longest since the 1981-82 Lions won eight straight.
Columbia scored 10 of the first 14 points in the second half to lead 38-27, but Long Island narrowed the gap to 40-36. Noah Springwater then sank a 3-pointer for Columbia. After a layup by Arnold Mayorga of the Blackbirds, Steve Egee, who had just entered the game, nailed another 3-pointer to give the Lions a 46-38 lead.
Jamal Olasewere scored 18 points to lead Long Island, which had won three in a row.