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Cornish scores 16 to lift Stony Brook over Hartford 68-63

March 6, 2019

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Jaron Cornish registered 16 points as Stony Brook narrowly beat Hartford 68-63 on Tuesday night.

Akwasi Yeboah had 12 points and eight rebounds for Stony Brook (24-7, 12-4 America East Conference). Elijah Olaniyi added 11 points and seven rebounds.

J.R. Lynch had 20 points for the Hawks (17-14, 10-6), whose four-game winning streak came to end. George Blagojevic added 16 points. John Carroll had 13 points and five blocks.

The Seawolves improve to 2-0 against the Hawks for the season. Stony Brook defeated Hartford 86-77 on Feb. 2.

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