NEW YORK (AP)Jacob Johnson scored 22 points as LIU beat SUNY-Purchase 95-58 on Thursday.
Johnson shot 9 of 12 from the field and 4 for 5 from the line for the Sharks (2-10). Marko Maletic added 21 points while going 7 of 15 from the floor, including 4 for 8 from distance, and 3 for 4 from the line, and they also had six rebounds. R.J. Greene shot 5 of 11 from the field and 2 for 5 from the line to finish with 12 points, while adding seven rebounds, nine assists, and three steals. The Sharks broke a nine-game skid.
The Panthers were led by Mark Morgan, who posted 15 points and two steals. Matthew Phillips added nine points, six rebounds, two steals and two blocks for SUNY-Purchase. Isaac Johnson also recorded nine points.
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