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Wide receiver Jayce Freeman (right) breaks a tackle from a New Hampshire cornerback on Saturday, Oct. 21. This broken tackle led to the longest pass in Stony Brook football history. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook football routed by No. 22 New Hampshire on homecoming

Mike Anderson October 21, 2023
Unlike last year, the Stony Brook football team could not get back in the win column on homecoming, leaving it with its new worst-ever start to a season as a Division I program. The game was over from the start for the Seawolves, who were run out of their own building on Saturday by the No. 22 New Hampshire Wildcats 45-14.
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Statesman Sports Spotlight ft. Casey Case

Statesman Sports Spotlight ft. Casey Case

Mike Anderson October 20, 2023

Sports editor Mike Anderson welcomes on quarterback Casey Case to preview this week’s annual homecoming game. The two talk about Case’s progression through the year as a quarterback, his connection...

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Running back Roland Dempster hurdles a Fordham defender on Saturday, Oct. 14. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook football looks to snap season-long skid with a homecoming victory

Anthony DiCocco October 20, 2023

Still searching for its first win, the Stony Brook football team will hope that history repeats itself on homecoming. The Seawolves (0-6, 0-4 CAA) wasted another opportunity to earn a victory last...

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Quarterback Casey Case throws a pass to the right sideline against Fordham on Saturday, Oct. 14. Case threw for 243 yards and a touchdown, but turned the ball over three times in the loss. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Bleak second half sinks Stony Brook football versus Fordham

Mike Anderson October 14, 2023

After playing its best 30 minutes of the year, the Stony Brook football team failed to carry its momentum into the second half. The Seawolves (0-6, 0-4 CAA) welcomed the Fordham Rams (5-2, 1-1 Patriot)...

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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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Quarterback Charlie McKee and wide receiver Khalil Newton celebrating the game-winning touchdown against Maine on Saturday, Oct. 22. The Stony Brook football team won its first game of the season yesterday in its homecoming game. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook football completes thrilling comeback at homecoming

Mike Anderson October 22, 2022
It was a happy homecoming after all for the Stony Brook football team, as a second-half turnaround led to its first win of the 2022 season.
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Redshirt freshman running back Jayden Cook fumbles the ball against New Hampshire on Sept. 2.  TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Comeback falls short as turnovers put Stony Brook in early hole against UNH

Ethan Tam September 3, 2021
The Seawolves fell 19 yards shy of completing what would have been an all-time comeback, ultimately falling 27-21 to the New Hampshire Wildcats at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 2 in the season opener.
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The Stony Brook football team in a game against Villanova on March 7. The team lost 16-13. KATHERINE PROCACCI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook’s Spring 2021 football season ends as opponents opt out

Ethan Tam April 8, 2021
The Seawolves’ scheduled six-game campaign will end prematurely due to COVID-19 outbreaks among their final two opponents.
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The Stony Brook football team in a game against Villanova on March 7. The team lost 16-13. KATHERINE PROCACCI/THE STATESMAN

Golden Apple returns to Long Island as Stony Brook trounces Undercuffler-less Albany for first win

Ethan Tam March 27, 2021
On Saturday, March 27, the Stony Brook football team was able to put behind its recent struggles to convincingly defeat the Albany Great Danes 21-7 on the road for its first victory of the season.
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Junior Midfielder Gabriel Fernandes dribbles the ball down the field during a game against Sacred Heart in October 2017. ZACHARY DYER/STATESMAN FILE

Stony Brook men’s soccer gets first win of season against NJIT

Emmanuel Jaquez March 13, 2021
In their second game of conference play, the Stony Brook men's soccer team defeated America East newcomers, NJIT.
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Sophomore outside hitter Amiyah De’Long in a game against UMBC on Feb. 27. KATHERINE PROCACCI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s volleyball gets back in win column by sweeping NJIT doubleheader

Ethan Tam March 9, 2021
Leaving behind a rough 0-5 start in the past, the Stony Brook volleyball team earned its first victories of the spring 2021 season by sweeping a doubleheader against the NJIT Highlanders in straight sets on Sunday, March 7.
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India Pagan in a game against the University of New Hampshire on Feb. 16, 2019. NOOR LONE/STATESMAN FILE

Women’s Basketball ends regular season with sweep of Albany

Jeremy Portnoy February 25, 2021
Even though this week’s series against Albany was ultimately meaningless, with the America East playoff bracket already set, the Seawolves easily swept the Great Danes in the process at home on Feb. 22 and 23.
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