St. Peter’s defeats Stony Brook 67-46

Nick Leon scored 16 points and tallied six steals to help St.

Peter’s defeat Stony Brook 67-46 on Monday night.

The Peacocks’ leading scorer, Wesley Jenkins (13.7 points per

game), finished with 17 points on 6-of-12 shooting.

St. Peter’s (6-6) trailed 12-10 after a layup by Stony Brook’s

Preye Preboye with 12:02 left in the first half. The Peacocks then

went on a 12-3 run and led 22-15 on Yvon Raymond’s layup with 1:54

remaining until halftime.

St. Peter’s led by as many as 27 points, 57-30, on two free

throws by Ryan Bacon with 4:14 to play.

The Peacocks shot 46.8 percent from the field (22 of 47) and

made 41.2 percent of their free throws (7 of 17).

Stony Brook (7-5) shot 32.7 percent from the field (18 of 55)

and had 18 turnovers.

Bryan Dougher scored 18 points and Dallis Joyner grabbed 10

rebounds for the Seawolves.