Stony Brook vs Boston University

Stony Brook 71, Boston U. 55


BOSTON (AP) - Tommy Brenton had a double-double as Stony Brook secured outright possession of the America East Conference regular-season crown, defeating Boston University 71-55 Thursday night.

After Boston (17-12, 11-5) took a 2-0 lead, Stony Brook (22-6, 13-2) embarked on a 33-3 run capped by Brenton's two free throws with 4:56 left until halftime and never looked back.

Brenton finished with 14 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists.

Stony Brook entered ranked third nationally in 3-point defense at 36.7 percent, and held the sharp-shooting Terriers to 26.1 percent (6 of 23) from deep - Boston entered hitting 37.8 percent from 3-point range.

The game was Boston's last in America East, ending a 34-year tenure as they bolt for the Patriot League next season. The loss snapped a six-game winning streak.

Stony Brook now has 12 true road wins this season, the most of any team in the country.

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Stony Brook Seawolves
T. Brenton, F343-58-9137214
J. Warney, F286-63-371115
S. King, F91-30-00013
D. Coley, G332-83-44118
A. Jackson, G215-112-201412
M. Rouse271-30-02013
C. Puriefoy191-34-83026
E. McAlister133-40-05016
A. Mayo122-30-03004
L. Hayes40-00-00010
Totals 24-4620-2640101471
Boston University Terriers
D. Morris, F312-62-24116
M. Thomas, F131-33-41055
D. Irving, G384-131-110310
J. Papale, G343-51-23219
M. Watson Jr., G326-140-245413
T. Robinson264-100-040310
N. Dieudonne151-20-02032
J. Kennedy70-10-12010
Z. Chionuma40-10-00000
Totals 21-557-122382155
America East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Stony Brook12-418-14177
New Hamp.10-620-12127
UMass Lowell5-1111-20309

Patriot League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Boston U.12-618-14187
Holy Cross9-915-17208
Army West Point6-1213-19267
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OHST 63 Final
NW 53
UTST 61 Final
LT 84
DUKE 68 Final
UVA 73
GONZ 70 Final
BYU 65
ORST 75 Final
ORE 85