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Stony Brook-Syracuse preview box

Stony Brook (2-0) at Syracuse (0-2)

Saturday at 4 p.m., the Carrier Dome

Mark Larson, Dale Drypolcher and Danny Liedka will have the call on SNY. Mike Solano, Curt Hylton and Jeff Bernstein will also broadcast the game on WUSB 90.1 and GoSeawolves.org. The game will also be available on ESPN3

History note: The schools will play for the first time on Saturday.

Last week: Stony Brook beat visiting Pace 77-7; Syracuse lost to No. 2 USC 42-29 at MetLife Stadium.

Players to watch: Miguel Maysonet leads Stony Brook in rushing with 224 yards and four touchdowns on 24 carries. Iowa transfer Marcus Coker has rushed for 156 yards and three touchdowns on 30 carries. Quarterback Kyle Essington has only thrown the ball 23 times the first two games for 346 yards and five touchdowns. Syracuse quarterback Ryan Nassib has looked very good through the first two games. He’s thrown for 804 yards and six touchdowns.
 

Tags: Stony Brook , Syracuse , Football , Miguel Maysonet , Marcus Coker , Ryan Nassib

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