Tommy Brenton, Stony Brook down Maine

Stony Brook's Tommy Brenton drives the baseline against

Stony Brook's Tommy Brenton drives the baseline against UMBC's Malik Garner in the first half. (Feb. 19, 2013) Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

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ORONO, Maine -- Tommy Brenton tallied 13 points, a career-high 20 rebounds and seven assists to help Stony Brook clinch at least a share of the America East Conference regular season title, defeating Maine 69-53 Sunday.

Jameel Warney added 15 points and Dave Coley had 12 for Stony Brook (21-6, 12-2), which has won four straight and set a program record with its 11th road victory of the season.

Ahead 35-25 at halftime, the Seawolves opened the second half on a 20-7 run, capped by Warney's dunk to make it 55-32 with 12:28 remaining.

Stony Brook was ahead by double figures the entire second half, and led by as many as 23 points.

The Seawolves held a 44-28 edge in points in the paint, while holding the Black Bears to 34.5 percent (20 of 58) shooting for the game.

Alasdair Fraser scored 15 points for Maine (11-17, 6-9).

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