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Stony Brook outnumbers UMBC

Stony Brook's Jameel Warney dunks off a pass

(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

The world and the NCAA Selection Committee will little note nor long remember Stony Brook’s 83-39 victory over UMBC Tuesday night at Pritchard Gymnasium. The poor Retrievers (6-20, 4-9 America East) simply were outmanned by the Seawolves (20-6, 11-2).

But while the quality of opposition was low, the manner in which Stony Brook turned a nine-point deficit into a 44-point blowout spoke volumes...

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Jameel Warney KOs Vermont

Stony Brook forward Jameel Warney looks to drive

(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

As double-doubles go, Jameel Warney’s 12-point, 10-rebound effort in Stony Brook’s 65-48 demolition of Vermont Friday night at Pritchard Gymnasium sounds rather modest. But make no mistake – it was the freshman who delivered the knockout punch with eight points in a 20-5 Seawolves run to open the second half.

With Marcus Rouse knocking down three-pointers in the first half, Warney managed...

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A look back at Miguel Maysonet's college career

Stony Brook's Miguel Maysonet rushes to the one-yard

(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Stony Brook running back Miguel Maysonet will attend the NFL Scouting Combine from Thursday through Sunday. Here’s a look back at his statistics and highlights:

 

2012 season

267 atts. – 1,964 yds. – 7.4 avg – 23 Total TDs (21 rush, 1 receive, 1 KOR)

Career (includes 2009 at Hofstra)

773 atts. – 5,110 yds. – 6.6 avg. – 56 Total TDs (51 rush, 4 receive, 1 KOR)

Highlights

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Steve Pikiell wants ‘Stony Brook defense’

Stony Brook men's basketball head coach Steve Pikiell

(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

If there’s one thing that sticks in Steve Pikiell’s craw about Stony Brook’s loss earlier this season at Vermont, it’s the number 81 – as in the season-high number of points the Seawolves yielded. The Catamounts led by 18 points with 10 minutes left, and when SBU cut the deficit to four, Vermont managed to get to the rim for easy baskets down the stretch of its 81-73 win.

It hurt that Stony...

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