Stony Brook 76, Northeastern 69
Dave Coley scored 21 points to lead Stony Brook past
Northeastern 76-69 on Saturday, keeping the Seawolves in first
place in the America East Conference with just two games left in
the regular season.
Tommy Brenton added 13 points and Dallis Joyner 10 with 10
rebounds for Stony Brook (18-8, 12-2), whose victory in this
Bracket Busters game got the Seawolves back on the winning track
after a loss in their last game at Vermont. Prior to that, Stony
Brook was on a season-high eight-game winning streak.
The contest was tied at 35-all at the break, but Northeastern
went ahead 62-53 with just under 6 minutes left in the second half.
However, the Seawolves put together a strong late run, as Brenton
scored five points in a 17-3 spree to take the lead for good.
Joel Smith had 20 points to lead the Huskies (12-15, 8-8).