No. 2 Brooklyn College 77, No. 7 John Jay 67:Richard Jean-Baptiste had 20 points, 12 rebounds and five assists for Brooklyn College (21-5, 11-2 CUNYAC). Amil John had 15 points, Ahmad Hemingway had 14 points and Thomas Guerin and Darnell Cudjoe had 12 each for the Bridges, who will meet No. 3 York College on Wednesday in the semifinals at CCNY.
No. 3 York College 81, No. 7 Hunter College 72:Marcel Esonwune had 23 points and 18 rebounds, Elijah Evelyn had 19 points and Nick Hamilton-Lopez had 15 points for York. Ryan Exum had 14 assists for the Cardinals, who will meet No. 2 Brookyln College in the semifinals Wednesday at CCNY.
St. John’s 3, Quinnipiac 1: The St. John’s softball team is off to their best start since 1999 after beating Quinnipiac and Longwood this weekend in Farmville, Va., to win the Longwood Leadoff Classic.
Jaspers hammered By No. 13 Oklahoma State:The Manhattan College baseball team’s record fell to 1-3 on Sunday after a 13-1 loss to Oklahoma State in Stillwater, Okla. Jaspers third baseman Chad Salem drove in Manhattan’s lone run in the top of the ninth inning, to avoid the shutout.
TRACK AND FIELD
St. Francis junior wins NEC high jump crown: St. Francis junior Dean Brown became the 2009 Northeast Conference champion in the high jump this weekend in Landover, Md. Brown, who has also qualified provisionally for the NCAA Championships, won the event with a jump of 2.10 meters.
Niagara topples Lady Jaspers tennis team: The Niagara women’s tennis squad won all six singles matches on Sunday afternoon to top Manhattan (5-5, 0-1 MAAC), 6-1. The doubles teams of Casey Conklin/Hilary Valenzuela and Lindsey Keeler/Christina Ton clinched the lone point of the day for the Jaspers. Manhattan has now dropped its last three matches.
Bench sparks NYU women past Emory: NYU (20-4, 9-4 UAA) used a combined 21 points from bench players Gena Brown and Christine Kilmurray to top Emory, 71-60, on Sunday afternoon in Manhattan.