Stony Brook Rumors & News

  • Stony Brook basketball players busted in $5K smash-and-grab

    New York Post "Two basketball players from Stony Brook University were busted for smashing into a fellow student’s car on the Long Island campus and grabbing the kid’s $5,000 tax refund, officials told The Post. RayShaun McGrew and DeShaun Thrower — who were on the school’s first-ever NCAA Tournament team..." April 13

  • Rutgers to hire Stony Brook's Steve Pikiell as new coach

    Newark Star-Ledger "Steve Pikiell, who took over a four-win Stony Brook team and led it into the NCAA Tournament for the first time this season, has been hired as the new Rutgers head basketball coach, a source told NJ Advance Media. Pikiell will replace Eddie Jordan, the former Rutgers star whose three-year run..." March 19

  • Kentucky rolls over Stony Brook

    The Sports Xchange "DES MOINES, Iowa -- In a dominating performance, fourth-seeded Kentucky mauled 13th-seeded Stony Brook 85-57 Thursday in a first-round NCAA Tournament game at Wells Fargo Arena. Kentucky (27-8) moves on to a Saturday showdown with fifth-seeded Indiana in an East Region second-round game. It..." March 18

  • Stony Brook 80, Vermont 74

    The Sports Xchange "Star big man Jameel Warney poured in a career-high 43 points and led a second-half comeback in Stony Brook's 80-74 win over Vermont in the American East tournament championship game Saturday on the Seawolves' home court. Stony Brook (26-6) is headed to its first NCAA Tournament...." March 12