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Former Stony Brook men’s basketball standout Jameel Warney was named the USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year Friday morning after an impressive summer and fall with the national team. Warney is the all-time leader in points (2,132), rebounds (1,275) and blocks (276) at Stony Brook, after helping the program to its first America East Tournament title and NCAA Tournament appearance. “To be mentioned with those greats who have been named (USA Basketball) athlete of the year is a tremendous feeling for me, a tremendous achievement,” Warney said. “I couldn’t have done this without my teammates, and the coaching staff putting me in…

In business as in comedy, timing is everything. Stony Brook Athletics broadcaster Josh Caray, the grandson of legendary Chicago Cubs announcer and Baseball Hall of Famer Harry Caray and son of longtime Atlanta Braves broadcaster Skip Caray, learned this firsthand. At first glance it would seem that someone so well-connected within the industry would have no problems finding work. But Caray insists on being hired on his own merits, and so he rarely lists his famous forebears when submitting his résumé. “For the most part, people don’t care,” says Josh. “Especially if I apply for football or basketball jobs. I…

The Stony Brook women’s volleyball team will travel to Nebraska for the opening round of the NCAA Tournament to take on the fifth-seeded Huskers. The match has been set for Friday, Dec. 1 at 8 p.m. The winner will advance to play the following day and face the winner of the Florida State-Washington State matchup. This is the first NCAA Tournament appearance for the Seawolves, who won the America East Championship for the first time this year. Stony Brook knocked off in-state rival and top-seeded Albany to advance to the title game, and made it back-to-back sweeps in the championships…

The Seawolves advanced to the second round of the 2017 NCAA Division I Football Championship by running an offensive clinic on visiting Lehigh, racking up more than 600 yards of total offense and six touchdowns in a 59-29 win Saturday in Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium. Stony Brook (10-2, 7-1 CAA Football) advances to face top-seeded James Madison next Saturday in Harrisonburg, Va. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. ET. Tickets will be available at 10 a.m. Monday. Nov. 27, by contacting the Seawolves Ticket Office 631-632-WOLF.  “I’m really excited for the program and for Stony Brook University,” said Head Coach…

Building on one of the best regular seasons in school history, Stony Brook football enters the postseason as an at-large team in the 2017 NCAA Division I Football Championship. The Seawolves (9-2, 7-1 CAA Football) will host Lehigh on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET in Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium in the opening round. Tickets are available online or by calling 631-632-4513. Stony Brook closed out the regular season with a thrilling 20-19 victory at Maine on Saturday with a “Hail Mary” as time expired. That win secured the Seawolves as the second place team in the conference behind unbeaten and No.…

When the Stony Brook University women’s soccer season came to a close on November 10 in the first round of the NCAA playoffs against tenth-ranked Penn State, with a 7-0 loss, it felt more like a beginning than an end. It marked just the second time that the Seawolves women’s soccer team advanced that far — they last achieved that milestone in 2012. This time they did it with a 2-1 win over Vermont in the America East Finals. All season long the Seawolves were energized by second-year head coach Brendan Faherty, who helped propel the Washington Huskies to NCAA…

Stony Brook women’s soccer grabbed its second-ever America East title, downing Vermont, 2-1 on Sunday afternoon and advancing to the NCAA Tournament. Alyssa Francese and Manuela Corcho  both scored in the Seawolves victory, which enhanced their record to 11-10-0 (4-4-0 AEC). Kimmy Chavkin, Sydney Vaughn, Manuela Corcho and Franki Priore were all named to the America East All-Championship Team; Vaughn earned the tournament’s Most Outstanding Player Award. “I’m just super excited for our student-athletes, that they get to continue playing and represent Stony Brook University in the NCAA Tournament,” said a jubilant head coach Brendan Faherty. “We have a great staff…

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Stony Brook welcomed a record number of Seawolves fans and University alumni back to campus for our annual homecoming tradition, Wolfstock — a week full of great events capped off with one big football win at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium. Seawolves Beat New Hampshire, 38-24 Saturday afternoon, the Seawolves took out the visiting New Hampshire Wildcats 38-24 in front of a record crowd of 12,311 for the homecoming matchup at LaValle Stadium. The win over No. 12 UNH marked the second–highest ranked win in Division I program history, putting the Seawolves’ season record at 4-1 in the Colonial Athletic Association.…

It’s officially Wolfstock week at Stony Brook University! Join your friends, family and alumni for our annual Homecoming celebration featuring fun events on and off campus. It all starts Wednesday, October 11 leading up to the big football game on Saturday night, October 14, when the Seawolves take on the New Hampshire Wildcats. Go to stonybrook.edu/wolfstock to see the full schedule of events and register now for discount food vouchers and homecoming football game tickets! Wolfstock Village Wolfstock Village is our official family-friendly pregame party, and this year, entrance is FREE! Bring your friends and family and get ready to…

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