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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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Outside linebacker Carthell Flowers-Lloyd and defensive end Eric Black celebrating a sack against Towson on Saturday, Nov. 12. The Stony Brook football team will wrap up its 2022 season this Saturday at Monmouth. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook football looking to avoid its worst-ever record

Anthony DiCocco November 16, 2022
After dropping its home finale in heartbreaking fashion, the Stony Brook football team will look to close out its rough 2022 season on a high note with a win against Monmouth.
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Wide receiver Khalil Newton celebrating a touchdown with his teammates on Saturday, Nov. 12. The Stony Brook football team fell to 2-8 after losing its home finale to Towson. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook football ties single-season record for losses

Mike Anderson November 12, 2022
In their home finale, the Seawolves fell 21-17 to the Towson Tigers in a game that went down to the wire. In what was a field position battle for most of the afternoon, the game took a dramatic turn in the final three minutes.
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The Stony Brook football team sitting on the sideline in the game against William & Mary on Saturday, Oct. 1. The Seawolves were defeated once again on Saturday, as their nightmare season continued. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook football blown out once again at No. 17/22 Fordham

Mike Anderson October 15, 2022
The game was as advertised: Fordham’s offense was overwhelming, and Stony Brook’s offense was significantly behind the curve. Dropped passes, missed tackles and poor situational play continued to be an Achilles’ heel for the Seawolves.
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Quarterback Charlie McKee on the sideline in a game against William & Mary on Oct. 1. McKee made his college debut off the bench on Saturday and nearly led his team to a comeback win at New Hampshire. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook football hits new low with QB controversy brewing

Mike Anderson October 8, 2022
The Stony Brook football team may not have been able to spoil New Hampshire’s homecoming, but it certainly made it interesting. The Seawolves have now lost their first five games to start the 2022 season.
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The Stony Brook football team defending a pass in the end zone against Rhode Island Sept. 2. The Seawolves could not get anything going on offense in their season opener.TIM GIORLANDO/ THE STATESMAN

Sloppy offense, weak finish plummet Stony Brook football to opening night loss

Mike Anderson September 1, 2022
It’s rarely a good day when the offense scores as many touchdowns as the defense. The Stony Brook football team opened its 2022 season at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium on Thursday night against the No. 22 Rhode Island Rams and lost 35-14.
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The Stony Brook football team running onto the field last year. The teams 2022 season starts on Thursday. KAT PROCACCI

Stony Brook football has its work cut out for it in a crowded CAA

Mike Anderson August 30, 2022
The countdown is almost over, as the 2022 Stony Brook football season is just two days away. After finishing under .500 and missing the playoffs for the third straight year, the Stony Brook football team has a lot to prove.
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The Seawolves during the Spring Game on April 23. KAT PROCACCI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook’s offense dominates in football spring game

Paul McDonough April 26, 2022
This year’s installment of the Stony Brook football team’s annual spring game featured a dominant offensive performance which picked apart an injury-riddled defensive line which showed room for improvement.
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The Seawolves at the end of the game against Albany on Nov. 20 after winning the Golden Apple. They won against Albany 36-14.CAMRON WONG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook football dominates Albany in Battle for the Golden Apple

Paul McDonough November 22, 2021
The Golden Apple is staying on Long Island. In a dominating effort from the opening snap, the Stony Brook football team blew out the Albany Great Danes, its biggest rival, 36-14 on Saturday, Nov. 20 to secure its second straight win in the series.
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Redshirt Junior, Ty Son Lawton during a game against Richmond on Oct. 23.   JOCELYN CRUZ / THE STATESMAN

Despite slow start, Stony Brook trending upward through bye week

Matt Lindsay October 30, 2021
The Seawolves are the last team in the Colonial Athletic Association to receive a bye week, which comes just as the team started to show signs of life in a 27-14 win against Richmond last week.
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Graduate quarterback Tyquell Fields in Stony Brooks homecoming game against Richmond on Oct. 23. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Postgame review: Stony Brook defense turns Homecoming into a turnover-fest against Richmond

Jeremy Portnoy October 27, 2021
The SBU football team produced a season-high six turnovers — four fumbles and two interceptions — in its 27-14 slaughtering of the Richmond Spiders this past weekend, and could have had two more picks if not for drops by their defensive backs.
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Stony Brook squish Richmond on homecoming with six turnovers

Stony Brook squish Richmond on homecoming with six turnovers

Mike Anderson October 24, 2021
Despite an overall disappointing year for the Stony Brook football team, homecoming weekend brought an explosive infusion of spirit with SBU’s dominant 27-14 win over the Richmond Spiders on Saturday, Oct. 23 at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium.
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