Long Island U. 105, Medgar Evers 83
NEW YORK (AP) _ Dave Masciale had 23 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists Monday night to lead Long Island University to a 105-83 victory over Medgar Evers in Ray Haskins’ debut as coach of the Blackbirds.
Masciale, a junior point guard, was followed by Corey Goodall with 19 points, Matt Picinic with 17 and Jason Feeley 16.
Picinic had three 3-pointers in an 18-4 run that gave the Blackbirds a 22-12 lead and they went to a 54-31 halftime lead.
Gilberto Parker led the Division III Cougars (0-3) with 18 points.
Haskins was an assistant to longtime LIU coach Paul Lizzo, who retired after last season.