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Lucas Woodhouse leads Stony Brook to fifth straight win

Stony Brook Seawolves guard Lucas Woodhouse (34) brings

Stony Brook Seawolves guard Lucas Woodhouse (34) brings the ball up during the second half of a game against the Maine Black Bears at Island Federal Credit Union Arena on Feb. 12, 2017. Credit: Lee S Weissman / Lee S. Weissman

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. — Lucas Woodhouse scored 15 points, Bryan Sekunda added 14, Roland Nyama had a double-double, and Stony Brook defeated Hartford, 66-54, on Wednesday night for its fifth-straight win.

Nyama had 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Seawolves (16-10, 11-2 American East), who won the first meeting by 16. Woodhouse added eight assists and Sekunda had four of Stony Brook’s 11 three-pointers.

Stony Brook led 25-22 at the half but the Hawks used a 10-0 run to take a 35-32 lead with 13:55 to go after a jumper and a three-pointer by J.R. Lynch. After Hartford’s last lead at 11:46, UC Iroegbu hit a three to start a 7-0 surge and the Seawolves slowly pulled away.

Attia Hassan had 14 points and 11 rebounds for the Hawks (8-20, 3-10), who had won two straight. Lynch added 11 points.

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