Stony Brook 76, Cornell 53
Anthony Jackson scored 20 points and freshman Jameel Warney
scored 19 with 11 rebounds as Stony Brook defeated Cornell 76-53
Wednesday night in a nonconference game.
Two layups by Warney and a 3-pointer by Jackson launched a 14-0
run that gave the Seawolves (5-2) a 33-19 lead with 5:04 remaining
in the first half. Warney had 13 points and Jackson 11 in the
Johnathan Gray scored 17 points to lead the Big Red (3-5), who
never got closer than 11 points in the second half.
Other than Gray’s 6-for-8 shooting, including 5 of 6 from
3-point range, Cornell shot 26.3 percent (10 of 38).
Tommy Brenton added nine points, six rebounds, six assists and
three steals for Stony Brook, as coach Steve Pikiell picked up his
100th victory against 120 losses in eight seasons with the
Seawolves. In the past three-plus seasons his record is 64-39.