TODAY'S PAPER
Good Morning
Good Morning
SportsCollegeStony Brook

America East men’s and women’s basketball tournament schedules

Stony Brook forward Tyrell Sturdivant reacts after sinking

Stony Brook forward Tyrell Sturdivant reacts after sinking a three-pointer against Albany in a game at IFCU Arena on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Men’s tournament

Stony Brook is the No. 5 seed in the America East men’s basketball tournament, which begins Saturday and runs through the following Saturday. The higher seed in each round hosts.

Saturday, March 3 – Quarterfinals

Game 1: No. 7 UMass Lowell at No. 2 UMBC - 1 p.m.

Game 2: No. 6 New Hampshire at No. 3 Hartford - 4 p.m.

Game 3: No. 8 Maine at No. 1 Vermont - 7 p.m.

Game 4: No. 5 Stony Brook at No. 4 Albany - 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 6 – Semifinals

Game 5: Lowest remaining seed at Highest remaining seed - 7 p.m.

Game 6: Second-lowest remaining seed at second-highest remaining seed - 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 10 - Championship

Game 7: – Semifinal winners – 11 a.m.

Women’s tournament

In the America East women’s basketball tournament, Stony Brook is the No. 4 seed. The tournament began with a play-in game Wednesday, where No. 8-seed UMBC knocked off No. 9-seed UMass Lowell, 73-65. Play continues Saturday and runs through next Friday. The quarterfinals and semifinals are at Cross Insurance Arena in Portland, Maine. The higher seed host the championship game.

Saturday, March 3 – Quarterfinals

Game 2: No. 1 Maine vs. No. 8 UMBC - noon

Game 3: No. 4 Stony Brook vs. No. 5 New Hampshire - 2:15 p.m.

Game 4: No. 2 Albany vs. No. 7 Vermont - 6 p.m.

Game 5: No. 3 Binghamton vs. No. 6 Hartford - 8:15 p.m.

Sunday, March 4 – Semifinals

Game 6: Game 2 winner vs. Game 3 winner - 2 p.m.

Game 7: Game 4 winner vs. Game 5 winner - 4:30 p.m.

Friday, March 9 - Championship

Game 8: Semifinal winners - 4 p.m.

New York Sports