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Frankie Policelli, Tyler Stephenson-Moore, Toby Onyekonwu, and Andrew Heiden during their practice on Nov 4. The Seawolves look to prove the doubters wrong in their 2022-23 campaign. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook men’s basketball seeking a smoother ride in CAA with new roster

Kenny Spurrell November 6, 2022
Following a disappointing season, the Stony Brook men’s basketball team now finds itself in uncharted territory. With a new conference, new players and low expectations, the Seawolves will look to prove the doubters wrong in their 2022-23 campaign. 
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Sayles in the seniors game against Albany on Feb. 26. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook men’s basketball shuts down Albany on senior night

Mike Anderson March 1, 2022
Typically an offensive-driven team, the Stony Brook men’s basketball team locked down shooters to send its senior class off with a 66-50 win over the Albany Great Danes on Saturday, Feb. 26.
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Rodriquez and Jenkins in the game against Vermont on Jan. 26. PHOTO & GRAPHIC: KAT PROCACCI/THE STATESMAN

Top guards leave Stony Brook men’s basketball

Ethan Tam February 20, 2022
In a postgame press conference following the Seawolves' 88-82 win over the Hartford Hawks on Saturday, Feb. 19, head coach Geno Ford revealed the status of both Jahlil Jenkins and Juan Felix Rodriguez.
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Former guard CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Elijah Olaniyi leaves Stony Brook men’s basketball team

Ethan Tam February 12, 2022
Elijah Olaniyi, a former star guard on the Stony Brook men’s basketball team, has left the program and withdrawn from the University. He ends his Stony Brook career having scored 1,197 points, the eighth-most in the program’s Division I history.
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Guard Tyler Stephenson-Moore  shooting the ball in the game against Binghamton on Feb 2. [INSERT MORE HERE CAPTION NOT FINISHED] CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Hours after playoff ban, Stony Brook men’s basketball deflated in loss

Ethan Tam February 3, 2022
The elephant in the room was evidently on the Seawolves’ minds as they came into the game deflated and were unable to recover from a poor start, ultimately taking a 77-61 home defeat to the Binghamton Bearcats on Wednesday, Feb. 2.
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Graduate guard Jahlil Jenkins playing defense in the game against Vermont on Jan. 26. The Seawolves lost the Vermont game by 13 points. KAT PROCACCI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook men’s basketball still has no answer for Vermont

Ethan Tam January 27, 2022
In the final regular season conference matchup ever between the Stony Brook men’s basketball team and its rival Vermont Catamounts, the Seawolves looked promising early but could not withstand the Catamounts’ second-half offensive attack.
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Redshirt junior guard Anthony Roberts with the ball in the game against Bryant on Dec. 11, 2021. ETHAN TAM/THE STATESMAN

Balanced offense helps Stony Brook men’s basketball pull away from Albany

Ethan Tam January 23, 2022
On the road against its bitter rival, the Stony Brook men’s basketball team used a strong second half despite only seven players seeing court time to put away the Albany Great Danes 86-75 on Saturday, Jan. 22.
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Redshirt junior guard Anthony Roberts with the ball against Central Connecticut on Dec. 14. ETHAN TAM/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook men’s basketball narrowly escapes Binghamton with win

Ethan Tam January 20, 2022
The Stony Brook men’s basketball team almost let another second-half lead slip away from them before ultimately reigning victorious on the road over the Binghamton Bearcats 74-71 on Wednesday, Jan. 19.
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Graduate guard Elijah Olaniyi with the ball  in the game against Sacred Heart on Nov. 11. Olaniyi led the Stony Brook mens basketball team to victory against the Maine Black Bears. CAM WANG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook men’s basketball holds off Maine in Olaniyi’s return

Mike Anderson January 10, 2022
The prodigal son returned to Island Federal Arena as graduate guard Elijah Olaniyi led the Stony Brook men’s basketball team to an 80-72 win over the Maine Black Bears in the Seawolves’ conference opener on Saturday, Jan. 8.
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Graduate guard Jahlil Jenkins in the game against Hofstra on Dec. 8. ETHAN TAM/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook men’s basketball beats Hofstra for first time since 2015

Ethan Tam December 9, 2021
Four days removed from one of the most humiliating home losses in recent memory, the Stony Brook men’s basketball team bounced back in style with a 79-62 domination over the Hofstra Pride on Wednesday, Dec. 8.
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Graduate guard Jahlil Jenkins dribbling the ball down the court in the game against Wagner on Dec. 4. The Seawolves were defeated by the Seahawks by 29 points. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook men’s basketball embarrassed by Wagner

Ethan Tam December 5, 2021
In the second game of a six-game homestand, the Stony Brook men’s basketball team was obliterated by the Wagner Seahawks 78-49 on Saturday, Dec. 4.
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Graduate guard Jahlil Jenkins taking a shot for Stony Brook in the game against American on Dec. 1. ETHAN TAM/THE STATESMAN

Offense comes alive as Stony Brook men’s basketball dominates American

Ethan Tam December 2, 2021
In its sixth game, the Stony Brook men’s basketball team finally accomplished something it had yet to do this season — notch a hard-earned blowout victory.
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