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From left to right: Ivar the Boneless (Alex Høgh Andersen), Hviserk (Marco Ilsø) and Ubbe (Jordan Patrick Smith) from HISTORYs Vikings. Season five premieres Nov. 29. JONATHAN HESSION/HISTORY

“Vikings” returns with familial power struggles and historical drama

Tim Oakes November 30, 2017
"Vikings" season five debuted on Wednesday, Nov. 29 at 9 p.m. on the History Channel.
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Head mens basketball coach Jeff Boals watches on his team play in a game.Seawolves kick-started the season with a 2-0 record for the first time since 2013.  PHOTO COURTESY OF STONY BROOK ATHLETICS

Men’s Basketball head coach Jeff Boals establishing a new culture

Tim Oakes November 13, 2017
Now in his second season coaching the Seawolves, he will have the chance to develop young guards such as Cornish and McKenzie as well as continuing to establish a foundation for the culture he is forging at Stony Brook.
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Stony Brook Mens Baseball alumnus Travis Jankowski slides into home base to score a run for the San Diego Padres against the Baltimore Orioles on June 22, 2016. Jankowski was inducted into the Rita and Kurt Eppenstein Stony Brook Athletics Hall of Fame this past Saturday. KEITH ALLISON/WIKIMEDIA COMMONS VIA CC BY-SA 2.0

Travis Jankowski discusses 2012 College World Series run and his days at Stony Brook

Tim Oakes October 17, 2017
"We were a band of brothers out there, and I can’t stress that enough," Jankowski said in recollection of Stony Brook Baseball's historic College World Series run in 2012.
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Stony Brook alumn Will Tye during a game in 2015. KEITH OLSEN/STATESMAN FILE

Will Tye reportedly joins New England Patriots practice squad

Tim Oakes October 12, 2017
Former Stony Brook Football tight end Will Tye joined the New England Patriots practice squad on Thursday.
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Womens Lacrosse Head Coach Joe Spanilla PHOTO COURTESY OF STONY BROOK ATHLETICS

Joe Spallina inks new five-year deal with Stony Brook

Tim Oakes August 30, 2017
Spallina is ready to lead his team to its first NCAA Championship, and by the look of his new contract, Stony Brook Athletics believes he can take the program to the promised land.
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Joe Nathan pitching in a game during the 2006 season. KEITH ALLISON/FLICKR VIA CC BY-SA 2.0

Stony Brook alum Joe Nathan retires from MLB

Tim Oakes August 29, 2017
Former Stony Brook Baseball player Joe Nathan has officially retired after a 16-year career in MLB, the Minnesota Twins announced Tuesday afternoon.
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Freshman midfielder Rachel Florenz in a game against Iona on Aug. 20 at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium. The Seawolves are working with a mix of new and veteran players this season PHOTO COURTESY OF STONY BROOK ATHLETICS

Florenz and DePonte score early as Women’s Soccer takes down UMass

Tim Oakes August 26, 2017
The goal, which was Florenz's third in as many games, helped Stony Brook defeat UMass 2-0 at Rudd Field for the team’s second straight non-conference win.
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Freshman midfielder Rachel Florenz in a game against Iona on Aug. 20 at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium. The Seawolves are working with a mix of new and veteran players this season PHOTO COURTESY OF STONY BROOK ATHLETICS

Florenz scores twice, Seawolves defeat Iona for first win

Tim Oakes August 21, 2017
The team had three first period goals for the first time since Sept. 19, 2010, in a win over Manhattan.
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Former senior guard Lucas Woodhouse (No. 34, above) drives the lane against Rutgers on Dec. 10. He leads the America East with 101 assists this season. ARACELY JIMENEZ/THE STATESMAN

Lucas Woodhouse heads north, signs with Kobrat in Finnish League Korisliiga

Tim Oakes August 20, 2017
Lucas Woodhouse, the Stony Brook men’s basketball team’s leading scorer last season, signed a professional contract on Saturday with Kobrat, a team located in Lapua, Finland within the Korisliiga league.
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Joe Carbone (left) and Tyquell (right). EVAN YUSON/STATESMAN FILE; STONY BROOK ATHLETICS

Joe Carbone and Tyquell Fields vie for Seawolves’ starting QB job

Tim Oakes August 14, 2017
The team has nearly three weeks of training camp and scrimmages to play before they decide who will get the starting job for the Seawolves’ first game of the season.
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Jameel Warney, center, stands with St. Sen. Kenneth P. LaValle, Stony Brook President Samuel L. Stanley, and Director of Athletics Shawn Heilbron (left to right) during a halftime ceremony retiring Warneys number on Saturday night. LUIS RUIZ DOMINGUEZ

Jameel Warney joins Los Angeles Clippers Summer League team

Tim Oakes July 7, 2017
The Los Angeles Clippers added Jameel Warney, a former Stony Brook Men’s Basketball player, to its Las Vegas Summer League roster on Wednesday.
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Senior attackman Alex Corpolongo carries the ball down the field in a game against Princeton on April 8. Corpolongo scored four goals against Vermont, helping the Seawolves ERIC SCHMID/THE STATESMAN

Alex Corpolongo and Jeff Reh drafted by Major League Lacrosse teams

Tim Oakes May 31, 2017
Former senior midfielder Alex Corpolongo and senior midfielder Jeff Reh, who graduated this month, were selected in the 2017 Major League Lacrosse Draft on May 28.
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