Stony Brook 69, Albany 63: Seawolves Streak Now D-1 Program Best 11 Straight

STONY BROOK, N.Y. — The national TV lights were on, Stony Brook sold out the arena for the second time in their two year history at Island Federal Credit Union Arena. Continue reading “Stony Brook 69, Albany 63: Seawolves Streak Now D-1 Program Best 11 Straight”

Seawolves Thoughts: Hofstra 66, Stony Brook 65

Happy in eating my words on a prediction, a renewed rivalry began on Long Island Friday as Hofstra pulled out a 66-65 victory over Stony Brook thanks to Dion Nesmith’s heroics. His contested jumper, made with 1.9 seconds left, lifted the Pride over the Seawolves in their first meeting since 2008.

Here are four thoughts, from the Stony Brook side, on the defeat and what it means for the young Seawolves roster as they move forward at 1-2 on the young season. Continue reading “Seawolves Thoughts: Hofstra 66, Stony Brook 65”

How Missed Free Throws Can Win A Game For Stony Brook

Everyone watching the first game at the Island Federal Credit Union Arena might not have known it, but down one with seconds left, they assumed the worst. Defending America East Player of the Year Jameel Warney was going to miss his final free throw with a chance to tie the game at 57. Continue reading “How Missed Free Throws Can Win A Game For Stony Brook”