Collins lifts South Florida over Stony Brook 82-79 in OT
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — David Collins had a career-high 31 points as South Florida edged past Stony Brook 82-79 in overtime in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational on Wednesday...
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Sam Sessoms had 26 points as Binghamton beat Stony Brook 78-72 in the quarterfinals of the America East Conference Tourney on Saturday night.
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...
Stony Brook looks for road win vs Hartford
Stony Brook (23-7, 11-4) vs. Hartford (17-13, 10-5)
Chase Family Arena, West Hartford, Connecticut; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Stony Brook looks for its fifth straight win over...
Defense shines as Vermont tops Stony Brook 56-50
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Anthony Lamb had 14 points and seven rebounds as Vermont got past Stony Brook 56-50 on Saturday night. Stef Smith added 10 points for the Catamounts, who held the Seawolves...
Vermont looks to extend streak vs Stony Brook
Stony Brook (23-6, 11-3) vs. Vermont (22-6, 12-2)
Roy L Patrick Gymnasium, Burlington, Vermont; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Vermont looks for its seventh straight win in the...
Yeboah, Olaniyi lift Stony Brook over UMBC 78-63
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah had 16 points to lead five Stony Brook players in double figures as the Seawolves beat Maryland-Baltimore County 78-63 on Wednesday night. Elijah Olaniyi...
Stony Brook seeks revenge on UMBC
Maryland-Baltimore County (18-11, 10-4) vs. Stony Brook (22-6, 10-3)
Island Federal Credit Union Arena, Stony Brook, New York; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
Yeboah scores 27 to lift Stony Brook over Maine 81-53
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah had a season-high 27 points as Stony Brook easily defeated Maine 81-53 on Saturday night.
Elijah Olaniyi had 16 points and eight rebounds for Stony...
Stony Brook looks to extend streak vs Maine
Maine (5-22, 3-9) vs. Stony Brook (21-6, 9-3)
Island Federal Credit Union Arena, Stony Brook, New York; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Stony Brook looks for its 16th straight win in...
Healy scores 24 to lead Albany (NY) over Stony Brook 74-70
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Cameron Healy had 24 points as Albany narrowly defeated Stony Brook 74-70 on Thursday night.
Antonio Rizzuto had 18 points for Albany (10-17, 5-7 America East...
Garcia leads Stony Brook over New Hampshire 66-64
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Andrew Garcia had 15 points and 10 rebounds off the bench to lift Stony Brook to a 66-64 win over New Hampshire on Saturday.
Garcia made two free throws to give Stony Brook a 65-62 lead with 1:11 remaining. Later, Jaron Cornish made on free throw and the Seawolves led 66-62. UNH's Chris Lester made a layup to cut it to 66-64 with 8 seconds left, Cornish missed two free throws and Jordan Reed missed a 3-pointer that would have given New Hampshire the win.
Cornish lifts Stony Brook past UMass Lowell 76-65
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Jaron Cornish had a career-high 30 points as Stony Brook got past UMass Lowell 76-65 on Saturday night.
Elijah Olaniyi had 15 points and eight rebounds for Stony Brook (20-5, 8-2 America East Conference). Akwasi Yeboah added 13 points and 12 rebounds. Jeff Otchere had three blocks for the home team.
Christian Lutete had 19 points and 14 rebounds for the River Hawks (13-12, 5-5). Obadiah Noel added 15 points.
Stony Brook hits 13 3s to beat Binghamton 85-59
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — Miles Latimer scored 19 points with five 3-pointers, Elijah Olaniyi added 17 points and Stony Brook made 13 from behind the arc to beat Binghamton 85-59 on Wednesday night.
Stony Brook (19-5, 7-2 America East) sits alone in second place in the conference, trailing Vermont (8-1) by one game.
Olaniyi has 28, Stony Brook holds off Hartford 86-77
NEW YORK (AP) — Elijah Olaniyi scored a career-high 28 points, Akwasi Yeboah added 16 points and 14 rebounds and Stony Brook, despite some tense moments down the stretch, defeated Hartford 86-77 on Saturday night.
Sherburne leads UMBC to 57-49 win over Stony Brook
BALTIMORE (AP) — Senior Joe Sherburne had 17 points and 11 rebounds — his fourth career double-double — to help UMBC beat Stony Brook 57-49 on Wednesday night and extend its win streak to five games.
Yeboah, Latimer spark Stony Brook past Albany 67-66 in OT
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah scored 21 points with 11 rebounds and Miles Latimer blocked a potential game-winning 3-point shot as time expired in overtime and Stony Brook edged Albany 67-66 Wednesday night, foiling the Great Danes' hopes for a first America East Conference victory.
Albany (5-15, 0-5) battled conference-leading Stony Brook (17-3, 5-0) through six ties and 12 lead changes, each team holding the lead for roughly 20 minutes.
Stony Brook storms back to beat Maine 64-61
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Elijah Olaniyi scored 10 of his 14 points in the second half to help Stony Brook rally from an 18-point deficit and beat Maine 64-61 on Saturday.
Akwasi Yeboah added 12 points — all in the second half — to help the Seawolves (16-3, 4-0) win their sixth straight game and remain unbeaten in America East Conference play. Jeff Otchere pitched in with 11 points, six rebounds and five blocked shots, while Miles Latimer scored 10 and Jaron Cornish snagged 10 rebounds.
Stony Brook defense locks down New Hampshire in 62-44 win
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Elijah Olaniyi scored 15 points and Miles Latimer added 11 with a career-high 14 rebounds and Stony Brook won its fifth straight beating New Hampshire 62-44 on Saturday.
The Seawolves have won 14 of the last 17 against New Hampshire.
Yeboah leads Stony Brook past Binghamton 59-46
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah scored 13 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as Stony Brook won its fourth straight, beating Binghamton 59-46 on Wednesday night.
Yeboah was 6 of 12 from the field for the Seawolves (14-3, 2-0 America East Conference). Elijah Olaniyi added 12 points and six rebounds and Jules Moor had nine points and five rebounds.
Stony Brook tops Lowell 75-63 in American East opener
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah scored 19 points and Stony Brook scored the last eight points of the game to turn back UMass Lowell 75-63 in the American East Conference opener on Saturday.
Yeboah hit back-to-back 3-pointers to put the Seawolves (13-3) up 60-50 with 8:17 to play. The River Hawks (8-8) battled back, getting with 64-61 on a layup by Obadiah Noel with 4:04 remaining.
Yeboah scores 25, Latimer hits big 3 in Stony Brook’s win
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah scored 25 points and Miles Latimer added 14, including a go-ahead 3-pointer, and Stony Brook defeated Delaware 74-68 on Sunday.
Yeboah scores 24 to lead Stony Brook past LIU Brooklyn 83-79
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah scored 24 points and his 3-pointer with 54 seconds left helped send Stony Brook to an 83-79 win over LIU Brooklyn on Wednesday night.
LIU Brooklyn's Raiquan Clark missed a layup with 27 seconds left and was fouled on his put-back attempt. But he missed the free throw, and Jordan McKenzie made a pair of free throws and the Seawolves led 81-77 with 22 seconds to go.
Choh has 20 points, 12 boards as Brown holds off Stony Brook
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Tamenang Choh had 20 points and 12 rebounds to help Brown hold off a late charge and beat Stony Brook 71-69 on Saturday.
Brown (7-4) was leading 66-59 with 1:58 remaining in the game after an Obi Okolie layup. Stony Brook's Miles Latimer drained a 3-pointer and Akwasi Yeboah added a layup and two free throws in the final minute as the Seawolves rallied to close to 69-68 with nine seconds left. Brown's Desmond Cambridge added two free throws for a 71-68 lead.
Yeboah, Stony Brook hang on for 71-67 win over Quinnipiac
NEW YORK (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah had 19 points and eight rebounds and Stony Brook scored 10 of the final 12 points to hold on for a 71-67 win over Quinnipiac on Saturday night.
Stony Brook (7-1) is off to its best start since moving to Division I prior to the 1999-00 season.
Stony Brook tops Norfolk State 79-73 for 4th straight win
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Jaron Cornish tossed in 22 points on 8-of-11 shooting from the floor and Akwasi Yeboah added 16 points and seven rebounds to guide Stony Brook to a 79-73 victory over Norfolk State on Tuesday night.
Jeff Otchere pitched in with 12 points, seven boards and two blocked shots for the Seawolves (6-1), who picked up their fourth straight win and are off to their best start since the 2009-10 season.
Yeboah, Garcia lead Stony Brook to 68-58 win over RI
KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah had 19 points and Andrew Garcia added 14 and Stony Brook won its third straight game, beating Rhode Island 68-58 on Saturday afternoon.
Stony Brook (5-1) is off to its best start since the 2009-10 season.
Yeboah’s double-double helps Stony Brook beat Norfolk St.
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah had 18 points and 11 rebounds and Jaron Cornish scored 15 points to help Stony Brook beat Norfolk State 72-65 on Saturday night in a consolation game of the Air Force Reserve Tip-Off Tournament's Springfield bracket.
Elijah Olaniyi had 14 points and eight rebounds and Andrew Garcia scored 11 for Stony Brook (3-1).
Butler, Grandison score 21 each, Holy Cross tops Stony Brook
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Jacob Grandison and Austin Butler scored 21 points each and five players reached double figures as Holy Cross handed Stony Brook its first loss of the season, 84-70, Friday night in the Hall of Fame Tipoff Tournament.
The Crusaders (2-2) made half their 60 shot attempts on 25 assists — Grandison led with 10. Jehyve Floyd scored 10 points with seven steals, Matt Faw scored 13 points and Caleb Green 10.
Stony Brook gets 2nd stunner in 83-81 win over S. Carolina
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Stony Brook coach Jeff Boals told his team if they played with no fear, they could knock off South Carolina.
So his Seawolves drove at the Gamecocks, beat them to rebounds and loose balls and pulled off their second big upset of the year in an 83-81 win Friday night.
"We expected to win this game," Boals said, three nights after Stony Brook (2-0) overcame falling behind 22-0 to beat George Washington in overtime.
Stony Brooks comes back from 22-0, beats GW in OT 77-74
WASHINGTON (AP) — Elijah Olaniyi scored a career-high 20 points with 10 rebounds and Stony Brook surprised George Washington 77-74 in OT on Tuesday night after falling behind 22-0 in the season opening game.
Akwasi Yeboah had a putback of his own miss with 1.9 seconds left in regulation to force overtime. GW had the ball and the lead after a timeout with 5.1 seconds left but turned it over on a five-second violation.
Yeboah, Saintel help Stony Brook upset Albany 69-60
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah and Junior Saintel combined for 35 points and No. 5 seed Stony Brook led wire-to-wire, ousting fourth-seeded Albany 69-60 in an America East Tournament quarterfinal Saturday night.
Stony Brook (13-18) travels to meet top-seeded Vermont (26-6) in a semifinal on Tuesday.
Bell-Haynes, Vermont use late run to beat Stony Brook 69-60
NEW YORK (AP) — Trae Bell-Haynes had 19 points, including six in the final four minutes, and six assists and Payton Henson added 17 points and nine rebounds to help Vermont beat Stony Brook 69-60 on Saturday night.
Iroegbu scores 20, Stony Brook upends UMBC 64-57
BALTIMORE (AP) — UC Iroegbu scored 20 points including four free throws in an 8-0 closing run over the final minute and Stony Brook defeated Maryland Baltimore County 64-57 Wednesday night, foiling UMBC's bid for a share of the America East Conference championship.
UMBC (19-10, 10-4) had won three in a row, but the loss leaves the Retrievers three games behind conference leader Vermont with two to play. Stony Brook (12-17, 7-8) has won its last two and four of five.
Iroegbu leads Stony Brook past New Hampshire 72-63
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — UC Iroegbu hit three 3-pointers and scored 17 points and Stony Brook defeated New Hampshire 72-63 on Sunday to split the season series and join the Wildcats in fifth place in the America East Conference.
Junior Saintel added 12 points and eight rebounds for the Seawolves (11-17, 6-8), who avenged a two-point loss to New Hampshire on Jan. 21.
Tanner Leissner scored 27 points on 11-of-17 shooting for the Wildcats (10-18, 6-8), who have lost three straight.
Stony Brook continues dominance of Maine with 64-61 win
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah scored with 44 seconds left for the lead and Tyrell Sturdivant added three free throws in Stony Brook's 64-61 victory over Maine on Sunday.
Sturdivant's final free throws with three seconds left made it 63-59.
UC Iroegbu led the Seawolves (10-16, 5-7 America East) with 13 points. Yeboah, Sturdivant and Olaniyi added 11 each with Olaniyi making three 3-pointers. Junior Saintel had a career-high five blocks by halftime.
Yeboah’s double-double helps Stony Brook beat UMass Lowell
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah had his third double-double of the season, UC Iroegbu and Jakub Petras scored 16 points apiece and Stony Brook beat UMass Lowell 81-68 on Thursday night to snap a five-game skid.
Yeboah finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds, while Petras and Iroegbu combined for seven of Stony Brook's 13 steals.
Dunne, Lynch help Hartford hold on, 73-64 at Stony Brook
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Jason Dunne scored 20 points, J.R. Lynch 19, including five of six free throws in the final minute and Hartford held off a surging Stony Brook 73-64 Saturday night, winning a third straight.
Lyles, Lamar help UMBC to 67-63 win at Stony Brook
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Jairus Lyles scored 24 points and Arkel Lamar, who'd made only one free throw in the game, calmly swished two with 1.7 seconds on the clock and Maryland-Baltimore County edged Stony Brook 67-63 on Wednesday night.
Yeboah’s double-double helps Stony Brook over Binghamton
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah had 26 points and 10 rebounds to lead Stony Brook to a 77-66 victory over Binghamton on Thursday night.
Yeboah made three 3-pointers and was 9-of-14 shooting from the floor. Jaron Cornish added 15 points and five assists, and UC Iroegbu chipped in 12 points for Stony Brook (8-11, 3-2 America East).
J.C. Show had 15 points for Binghamton (10-10, 1-4), which has lost four of its last five games. Everson Davis added 12 points and 11 rebounds.
Sturdivant’s 3-pointer lifts Stony Brook over Hartford 63-61
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Tyrell Sturdivant knocked down a 3-pointer from the top of the key with five seconds left to send Stony Brook to a 63-61 victory over Hartford on Saturday.
Akwasi Yeboah scored seven of his 14 points in the final eight-plus minutes to lead a late surge for the Seawolves (7-9, 2-0 America East Conference), who beat the Hawks (8-8, 1-1) for the 10th straight time. Junior Saintel added 14 points and four steals, while Sturdivant and UC Iroegbu scored 10.
Iroegbu hits winner as Stony Brook scraps past Maine 71-70
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — UC Iroegbu hit an open 3-pointer with 4.2 seconds on the clock as Stony Brook, after giving up a 20-point lead, held off Maine 71-70 in the America East Conference opener for both teams Wednesday night.
The Seawolves (6-9) led 41-28 at the half, and stretched it to 56-36 midway through the second half. Maine strung together a pair of 11-2 runs and grabbed the lead 70-68 before Iroegbu fired up the winner.
Williams rallies Norfolk State over Stony Brook 74-68
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Kyle Williams had 16 of his 21 points in the final 6 ½ minutes on Saturday night and Norfolk State rallied from a 10-point deficit to beat Stony Brook 74-68.
Williams' 3-pointer with 1:42 left made it 67-61 for the Spartans (2-12) and they held on by hitting 7 of 12 free throws from there.
Bullock’s free throws lift Providence over Stony Brook 62-60
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rodney Bullock made two free throws with 0.6 seconds left and Providence rallied to defeat Stony Brook 62-60 on Sunday.
Tyrell Sturdivant tied the game with a tip-in with nine seconds left but was called for a foul on Bullock's attempted putback.
Wright-Foreman scores 33, Hofstra beats Stony Brook 84-81
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Justin Wright-Foreman scored 33 points, including seven in the final 1:38, and Hofstra rallied to beat Stony Brook 84-81 on Tuesday night to win its fourth straight.
Stony Brook pulled away 51-45 early in the second half after Bryan Sekunda's back-to-back 3s. Desure Buie's two free throws amid an 11-0 run put Hofstra up 60-58 and the Pride led 65-58 after Wright-Foreman's 3 with 8:01 to go.
Yeboah has career-high, Stony Brook rallies to beat Columbia
NEW YORK (AP) — Akwasi Yeboah had a career-high 30 points to go with eight rebounds as Stony Brook rallied in the second half to get past Columbia 76-66 on Thursday night.
Yeboah was 9 of 12 from the floor and made all eleven of his free-throw attempts. Tyrell Sturdivant was 7 of 10 from the line for 17 points and Jaron Cornish added 11 points. Elijah Olaniyi had eight points and nine rebounds for Stony Brook (4-6).
Stony Brook’s big rally results in 85-83 win
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Tyrell Sturdivant's layup with seven seconds left capped a comeback from a 15-point deficit in the final eight minutes and Stony Brook pulled out an 85-83 victory over St. Francis (Pa.) on Saturday night.
Taking an inbounds pass, Akwasi Yeboah drove the lane and passed to Sturdivant who scored and was fouled. Sturdivant missed the free throw and Keith Braxton raced down the left side but missed a long 3-point try at the buzzer.
Sekunda leads Stony Brook over NAIA’s Shawnee State 101-58
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Bryan Sekunda scored 21 points off the bench and led five players in double-figure scoring as Stony Brook beat Shawnee State of the NAIA 101-58 on Wednesday night.
Sekunda hit all of his shots (6 of 7) from 3-point range for the Seawolves (2-5). Jordan McKenzie and Elijah Olaniyi scored 16 points apiece, Junior Saintel had 12 points and led all players with 11 rebounds and Akwasi Yeboah chipped in 10 points.
Almonacy has big game as Stony Brook ends 4-game skid, 77-64
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — In its first home game after losing four straight to begin the season, Stony Brook fended off Brown 77-64 on Wednesday.
Persons propels Ball State past Stony Brook in home opener
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Tayler Persons poured in 29 points on 12-of-18 shooting and keyed a late run as Ball State rallied to defeat Stony Brook 87-76 in their home opener on Friday night.
The Cardinals (1-2) were clinging to a 67-64 lead when Persons got hot. The junior guard, who also grabbed six rebounds, hit two 3-pointers and scored 10 of Ball State's next 12 points to increase the Cardinals' lead to 79-69. The Seawolves (0-3) got no closer than five points over the final 2:29.