Zeglinski scores 18 to lead Hartford to 53-51 victory over Stony Brook
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP)Joe Zeglinski scored 18 points and Hartford edged Stony Brook 53-51 for its fourth straight victory Thursday.
Morgan Sabia scored 16 points for the Hawks (14-13, 8-4 America East).
Michael Tyree had 13 points for the Seawolves (4-20, 1-11), who lost their 10th straight. Emanuel Neto added 12 points.
Tyree’s 3-point basket pulled Stony Brook to within 13-11 at 6:61 of the first half.
The Hawks scored seven straight, five by Sabia, to go up 20-11 at 4:00.
Sabia gave Hartford a 48-40 lead on a layup with 7:46 left in the second half. Stony Brook then went on a 9-3 run, capped by Tyree jumper’s to get within 51-49 with 38 seconds to play.
Warren McClendon sealed the win with two free throws with five seconds to play.