Stony Brook vs. USF

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Stony Brook was tied with USF in the fourth quarter before falling, 31-17, in their season opener on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa.

Head coach Chuck Priore of the Stony Brook
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Head coach Chuck Priore of the Stony Brook Seawolves watches the game from the sidelines against the South Florida Bulls at Raymond James Stadium on Sept. 2, 2017 in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida running back D'Ernest Johnson (2) is
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South Florida running back D'Ernest Johnson (2) is tripped by Stony Brook linebacker Shayne Lawless during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida running back Darius Tice (6) breaks
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South Florida running back Darius Tice (6) breaks through the Stony Brook defense, including Noah McGinty (41), for a 14-yard touchdown run during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

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Stony Brook running back Stacey Bedell (21) outruns
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Stony Brook running back Stacey Bedell (21) outruns South Florida safety Tajee Fullwood (13) on a 54-yard touchdown run during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

Safety Devin Abraham #20, of the South Florida
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Safety Devin Abraham #20, of the South Florida Bulls upends tight end Cal Daniels #45 of the Stony Brook Seawolves in the first quarter at Raymond James Stadium on Sept. 2, 2017 in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida quarterback Quinton Flowers (9) is grabbed
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South Florida quarterback Quinton Flowers (9) is grabbed by Stony Brook defensive back Tyrice Beverette on a run during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

Running back Darius Tice #6 of the South
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Running back Darius Tice #6 of the South Florida Bulls dives across the goal line for the team's only score in the second quarter against Stony Brook Seawolves at Raymond James Stadium on Sept. 2, 2017 in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida wide receiver Tyre McCants (8) pushes
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South Florida wide receiver Tyre McCants (8) pushes off Stony Brook defensive back Darin Peart (1) as he pulls in a 65-yard touchdown reception during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

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South Florida head coach Charlie Strong, right, talks
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South Florida head coach Charlie Strong, right, talks to Stony Brook head coach Chuck Priore before an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

Stony Brook wide receiver Donavin Washington (5) breaks
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Stony Brook wide receiver Donavin Washington (5) breaks a tackle by South Florida linebacker Jimmy Bayes (4) during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling (11) pulls
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South Florida wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling (11) pulls in a 6-yard touchdown reception in front of Stony Brook linebacker Shayne Lawless during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

Stony Brook defensive back Augie Contressa falls on
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Stony Brook defensive back Augie Contressa falls on a blocked punt in the end zone for a touchdown during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against the South Florida, Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida quarterback Quinton Flowers (9) passes as
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South Florida quarterback Quinton Flowers (9) passes as he is pressured by Stony Brook defensive back Tyrice Beverette during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

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Quarterback Quinton Flowers #9 of the South Florida
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Quarterback Quinton Flowers #9 of the South Florida Bulls throws the ball over the outstretched arms of a Stony Brook Seawolves defender at Raymond James Stadium on Sept. 2, 2017 in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida cornerback Mazzi Wilkins (23) breaks up
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South Florida cornerback Mazzi Wilkins (23) breaks up a pass intended for Stony Brook wide receiver Ray Bolden (13) during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

Defensive back Augie Contressa #8 of the Stony
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Defensive back Augie Contressa #8 of the Stony Brook Seawolves dives on the ball in the end zone for a touchdown after a blocked punt in the first quarter against the South Florida Bulls at Raymond James Stadium on Sept. 2, 2017 in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida defenders, from left to right, Nico
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South Florida defenders, from left to right, Nico Sawtelle (54), Kirk Livingstone (94) and Auggie Sanchez (43) team up to stop Stony Brook running back Stacey Bedell (21) during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

Running back Stacey Bedell #21 of the Stony
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Running back Stacey Bedell #21 of the Stony Brook Seawolves is driven backwards by defensive lineman Cameron Ruff #74 and linebacker Auggie Sanchez #43 of the South Florida Bulls during the first quarter at Raymond James Stadium on Sept. 2, 2017 in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida running back Darius Tice (6) dives
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South Florida running back Darius Tice (6) dives over the goal line for a 1-yard touchdown run against the Stony Brook during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

Safety Devin Abraham #20 of the South Florida
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Safety Devin Abraham #20 of the South Florida Bulls upends tight end Cal Daniels #45 of the Stony Brook Seawolves in the first quarter at Raymond James Stadium on Sept. 2, 2017 in Tampa, Fla.

Stony Brook head coach Chuck Priore, right, talks
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Stony Brook head coach Chuck Priore, right, talks to tight ends coach Steve Martino during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against the South Florida, Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

Stony Brook quarterback Joe Carbone (10) prepares to
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Stony Brook quarterback Joe Carbone (10) prepares to pass as he is pressured by South Florida defensive end Greg Reaves (41) during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida head coach Charlie Strong watches play
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South Florida head coach Charlie Strong watches play against Stony Brook during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling (11) pulls
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South Florida wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling (11) pulls in a pass over Stony Brook defensive back Synceir Malone (26) during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla. Valdes-Scantling landed out of bounds.

Stony Brook running back Stacey Bedell (21) celebrates
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Stony Brook running back Stacey Bedell (21) celebrates with wide receiver Nick Anderson (87) and wide receiver Harrison Jackson (83) after running 54-yards for a touchdown during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against the South Florida Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

South Florida running back Darius Tice (6) celebrates
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South Florida running back Darius Tice (6) celebrates with offensive lineman Cameron Ruff (74) after scoring against Stony Brook during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.

Wide receiver Harrison Jackson #83 of the Stony
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Wide receiver Harrison Jackson #83 of the Stony Brook Seawolves runs down the field for the touchdown against South Florida Bulls in the fourth quarter at Raymond James Stadium on Sept. 2, 2017 in Tampa, Fla.

Head coach Charlie Strong of the South Florida
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Head coach Charlie Strong of the South Florida Bulls talks with his players during a timeout in the second quarter of their game against the Stony Brook Seawolves at Raymond James Stadium on Sept. 2, 2017 in Tampa, Fla.

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