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Hartford to play for title after upsetting Stony Brook 64-50

Mar. 10, 2020 9:53 PM EDT

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Hunter Marks scored 17 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 2:32 to play, and third-seeded Hartford beat No. 2 Stony Brook 64-58 in Thursday night's America East Conference Tournament semifinals. The Hawks (18-15) face top-seeded Vermont in Saturday's championship match....

Foreman helps Stony Brook hold off Albany 76-73

Mar. 7, 2020 9:43 PM EST

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Makale Foreman scored 23 points to lead five players in double figures and Stony Brook held off upset-minded Albany 76-73 on Saturday to advance to the semifinal round of the America East Conference Tournament. Foreman sank 6 of 14 shots from the floor with three 3-pointers for the...

Jackson leads UMBC over Stony Brook 75-67 in finale

Mar. 3, 2020 10:00 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — K.J. Jackson scored 25 points and fifth-place UMBC beat second-place Stony Brook 75-67 on Tuesday to clinch a No. 5 seed and a quarterfinal home game in the America East Conference tournament. Stony Brook is still the No. 2 seed and has hosting rights for the first to rounds of the...

Vermont avenges loss to Stony Brook with 63-54 win

Feb. 20, 2020 10:50 PM EST

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Everett Duncan had 11 points and 10 rebounds to help lift Vermont to a 63-54 win over Stony Brook on Thursday night for the Catamounts' 12th consecutive victory. Vermont (22-6, 12-1) has three games left and the second-place Seawolves (17-10, 8-4) have four. With a win at home...

Olaniyi carries Stony Brook past Mass.-Lowell 77-70

Feb. 5, 2020 9:48 PM EST

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Elijah Olaniyi had a career-high 33 points plus 10 rebounds to out-duel Obadiah Noel and lead Stony Brook to a 77-70 win over UMass Lowell on Wednesday night. Noel led the River Hawks with 31 points, also a career high. Olaniyi shot 8 for 10 from the line. Andrew Garcia had 14...