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Roland Nyama cheers on his team after a Scott King three-pointer early in the second half. HEATHER KHALIFA / THE STATESMAN

After the buzzer: Seawolves looking for answer at shooting guard

Skyler Gilbert November 14, 2016
But if Iroegbu’s struggles continue past one game and Nyama continues to play efficient basketball off the bench, it may be the best option that Boals has.
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U.C. Iroegbu: Structure and numbers fuel transfer’s will to succeed

U.C. Iroegbu: Structure and numbers fuel transfer’s will to succeed

Kunal Kohli November 8, 2016
Iroegbu is one of three transfers on the team. Junior forward Junior Saintel and sophomore guard Blair Mendy join him as newcomers from the junior college system.
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Stony Brook Mens Basketball junior guard Ahmad Walker (center, above) led the Seawolves in assists with five against Farmingdale State. CHRISTOPHER CAMERON/THE STATESMAN

Ahmad Walker arrested, suspended from Men’s Basketball team

Skyler Gilbert October 5, 2016
Ahmad Walker, a senior guard on the Stony Brook Men's Basketball team, was arrested on Sept. 10 for second-degree harassment and resisting arrest on Tuesday night.
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Stony Brook falls to Kentucky in first NCAA Tournament appearance

Stony Brook falls to Kentucky in first NCAA Tournament appearance

Skyler Gilbert March 18, 2016
Head coach Steve Pikiell’s team shot just 26.3 percent from the field, as Kentucky blocked an NCAA Tournament record 15 shots in the contest.
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Fans hold up a sign outside of Island Federal Credit Union Arena to send off the Stony Brook Basketball team on Tuesday, March 15.  KRYSTEN MASSA/THE STATESMAN

Seawolves deliver passion and emotion during buildup to NCAA bout

Christopher Cameron and Krysten Massa March 17, 2016
Fans stormed the arena court as deafening applause fell around them. Stony Brook Men's Basketball became the America East champions and set its sights on the NCAA bracket.
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Seawolves win first America East title, will play in NCAA Tournament

David Vertsberger March 12, 2016
Stony Brook’s 80-74 win over Vermont in the America East Championship will send the Seawolves to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in program history.
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Stony Brook to square off against Vermont, looking for NCAA bid

Stony Brook to square off against Vermont, looking for NCAA bid

Andrew Eichenholz March 11, 2016
The seniors of Stony Brook Men's Basketball have one last chance to win an America East Championship on Saturday when Stony Brook faces No. 3 Vermont in IFCU Arena at 11 a.m.
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Stony Brook topples Hartford, advances to America East Championship

Stony Brook topples Hartford, advances to America East Championship

David Vertsberger March 7, 2016
Stony Brook now looks toward accomplishing what the team set out to four months ago, winning the America East title.
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Warney, Anyagaligbo honored with America East awards

Warney, Anyagaligbo honored with America East awards

Kunal Kohli March 7, 2016
Senior forward Jameel Warney took home his third straight America East Player of the Year award as the conference’s yearly awards were announced on Feb. 29.
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Warney dominates in 86-76 quarterfinal win

David Vertsberger March 3, 2016
The Seawolves won their America East Playoffs quarterfinal match-up against the Retrievers, 86-76, behind Warney’s 27 points and 23 rebounds.
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Mens Basketball pummeled by Vermont in regular season finale

Men’s Basketball pummeled by Vermont in regular season finale

David Vertsberger February 28, 2016
SBU fell behind by 17 in the first half and spent the rest of the night trying to crawl back, but the team could not overcome its poor showing at the free-throw line.
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Stony Brook Senior Guard Carson Purifoy (No. 10, Above)

Stony Brook defeats UMBC with ease, 75-52

Kunal Kohli February 12, 2016
After 18 consecutive missed shots, it was clear that UMBC was simply outmatched against the Stony Brook Men’s Basketball team.
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