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McCombs settles in as Womens Basketball coach

McCombs settles in as Women’s Basketball coach

Andrew Eichenholz November 5, 2015
Stony Brook Women's Basketball team coach Caroline McCombs doesn't just care just about winning. She genuinely cares about her players, and everyone can see it.
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Points in the Paint: Men’s team dominating the boards, Proctor coming out of the gate hot

David Vertsberger November 24, 2014
Despite the loss of Eric McAlister and the allocation of only role player minutes for seven-foot freshman Jakub Petras, Stony Brook has out-rebounded all four of its opponents this season.
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Women’s basketball looks to continue success under new coach

Andrew Eichenholz November 3, 2014
The Stony Brook women’s basketball team, under former head coach Beth O’Boyle, had made a turnaround that people would read about in books.
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President Samuel L. Stanley, right center, helped lead the ribbon cutting ceremony for the SB Arena. BASIL JOHN /STATESMAN FILE

SBU holds ribbon cutting to open new 4,000 seat Stony Brook Arena

Andrew Eichenholz October 6, 2014
For Seawolves fans everywhere, one could only hope that opposing teams visiting the home of men’s and women’s basketball will have to go through hell and run out the door after a Stony Brook victory.
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The performance of junior Brittany Snow has been one of the biggest reasons for her her teams strong play of late. BASIL JOHN / THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook Women eliminated by Albany 70-46

Andrew Eichenholz March 10, 2014
The Stony Brook’s Women’s Basketball team entered Monday night’s game against the Albany Great Danes with a chance at history. The Seawolves had an opportunity to obtain the first NCAA tournament bid for either basketball program, but fell in the America East Championship game 70-46.
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20-0 run helps Seawolves take down UMBC and advance to semifinals

Andrew Eichenholz March 7, 2014
Before the America East Tournament kicked off Friday afternoon with a 61-49 win for the Seawolves over UMBC, nobody knew what would happen if the Stony Brook Women’s Basketball team was not clicking on all cylinders. Would the likes of Kristie Costantino, Alyssa Coiro and Kim Hanlon be able to respond to the pressure of being thrown into the gauntlet of the biggest game of the season?
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The Womens Basketball team has a real chance at the conference championship and at entering the NCAA tournament this year. (JISOO HWANG / THE STATESMAN)

Women look to extend historic season in conference tournament

Andrew Eichenholz March 5, 2014
The Stony Brook women’s basketball team was in the dungeons of the America East Conference just a few years back. A new group of coaches and a set of hard-working players later, and the Seawolves have what may be their best chance ever to make the NCAA tournament.
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In a record win, the SBU Womens Basketball had their 21st victory of the season on Senior Night. (JISOO HWANG / THE STATESMAN)

Seawolves win record-21st of season on Senior Night

Andrew Eichenholz February 26, 2014
The Stony Brook Women’s Basketball team made history on Senior Day during a Wednesday matinee, racking up their record-setting 21st win of the season in a 66-57 victory over Vermont.
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Goodman named America East co-player of the week

Joe Galotti January 29, 2014
For the second time in her career, Chikilra Goodman has been named one of the America East’s players of the week. The senior guard received the honor, after averaging 16.3 points, seven rebounds, and 2.3 steals in three games last week.
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Two Seawolves win America East weekly awards

Mike Daniello January 27, 2014
One player from both the Men and Women's Basketball teams won weekly awards from the America East. Senior guard Chikilra Goodman was named America East Co-Player of the Week for the women and redshirt freshman Ahmad Walker was named America East Rookie of the Week for the men.
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Women’s basketball stays hot during cold winter break

Andrew Eichenholz January 26, 2014

The only parts of winter break that coach Beth O’Boyle’s women’s basketball team took off were the losses. After a season in which the Seawolves were much improved, they still had a 10-loss record...

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Seawolves fall to Army at Pritchard

Andrew Eichenholz December 1, 2013
Despite a career day from senior Chikilra Goodman, the Stony Brook Women’s Basketball team fell in a tough back and forth contest to Army, 75-67.
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