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Running backs Jayden Cook (left) and Ty Son Lawton (right) stand on the sideline in a game against William & Mary on Oct. 1, 2022. After losing its top five backs to injury last year, the Stony Brook football team looks to have a bounce back year running the ball. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook football’s running game has bounce-back opportunity ahead

Anthony DiCocco August 18, 2023
Following a season riddled with injuries, offensive line struggles and poor quarterback play, the Stony Brook football team will look for its running game to return to form in 2023.
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The Stony Brook football team lines up on defense against Rhode Island on Thursday, Sept. 1. The Seawolves finished with their most losses ever this year and are set to lose many impact players. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook football headed for rebuild after worst season ever

Mike Anderson December 3, 2022

After suffering through a lost year that was riddled with injury, poor play and disappointment, the Stony Brook football team is now in one of the worst spots it has ever been in. The Seawolves...

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Stony Brook football looks to avoid 0-3 start against No. 24 Richmond

Matt Howlin September 21, 2022
After big back-to-back losses, the Stony Brook football team will look to regain its footing this weekend before the season gets away from them. This Saturday, the Seawolves will travel to Richmond, Va., to take on No. 24 Richmond
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“Ground Chuck” offense will be key for the 2022 Stony Brook football team

Mike Anderson September 4, 2022
The Stony Brook football team has always utilized a run-first offense under head coach Chuck Priore. The Seawolves’ rushing attack has finished among the top three in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) over each of the last four seasons.
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The Stony Brook football team in a game with Delaware on Oct. 16. KAT PROCACCI

Stony Brook falls at Villanova to secure third straight losing season

Ethan Tam November 14, 2021
Bad weather created a sluggish defensive fight early, but the Stony Brook football team allowed the No. 8 Villanova Wildcats to capitalize on initially unfavorable opportunities in a 33-14 blowout loss on Saturday, Nov. 13 in Pennsylvania.
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In a game against Fordham on Sept. 25, graduate quarterback Tyquell Fields is preparing to pass the ball. KAT PROCACCI

Postgame review: Stony Brook missed many opportunities in shocking upset loss to Fordham

Mike Anderson September 28, 2021
Coming off a loss to then-No. 4 Oregon, facing a winless Fordham team from the weaker Patriot League should have been a nice tune-up before diving into the heart of conference play. Instead, the Seawolves were stunned and lost.
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Running back Seba Nekhet making a touchdown in the game against the Fordham Rams on Sept. 25. Nekhet made the first of two touchdowns in the Fordham game.

Stony Brook throttled by Fordham for first non-conference FCS loss since 2016

Ethan Tam September 26, 2021
Facing a winless Fordham Rams team at home and coming off a strong first-half performance last week at No. 3 Oregon, Stony Brook was embarrassed 31-14 by Fordham on Saturday, Sept. 25 at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium.
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Redshirt Freshman Jayden Cook and Redshirt Sophomore Tyler Devera running on to the field.

Football preview: Stony Brook looks to bounce back against Fordham

Matt Lindsay September 23, 2021
Stony Brook will face off against the Fordham Rams on Sept. 25. Despite Fordham’s winless record, the Seawolves should not expect a cakewalk this Saturday.
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The Seawolves in a tackle with the University of New Hampshire WIldcats on Sept. 2. The Seawolves will be facing one of their toughest opponents, the Oregon Ducks, on Sept. 18. TIM GIORLANDO

Football preview: Stony Brook will face biggest challenge yet in No. 4 Oregon

Matt Lindsay September 17, 2021
Coming off of their dominant first win of the season, the Seawolves will travel over 2,500 miles to play the No. 4-ranked Oregon Ducks at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 18 at Autzen Stadium.
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Graduate defensive back Carthell Flowers in a game against New Hampshire on Sept. 2. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook football thrashes Colgate for first win

Ethan Tam September 11, 2021
The Stony Brook football team trounced the Colgate Raiders 24-3 on Saturday, Sept. 11 at Andy Kerr Stadium in Hamilton, New York, thanks to solid performances on both sides of the ball.
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The outside of Kenneth P. LaValle stadium. SARA RUBERG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook outplayed by Maine in second half, falling to 0-3

Ethan Tam March 21, 2021
Staked with its first halftime lead in 10 games, the Stony Brook football team looked the best it had all season long.
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Seawolves fall to Blue Hens, record drops to 5-6

Andrew Zucker November 17, 2019
For the past 434 days, the Stony Brook football team’s record was .500 or better. Following their 17-10 loss to the University of Delaware Blue Hens (5-6, 3-4), the Seawolves (5-6, 2-5) winning percentage is now .455 and they have now lost five of their past six games after starting the season 4-1.
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