Maine beats Stony Brook 64-54
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP)—Junior Bernal and Malachi Teay had 12 points each and Maine beat Stony Brook 64-54 on Thursday night.
Mark Socobi had 11 points and Gerald McLemore added 10 for the Black Bears (6-9, 1-1 America East), who led 36-25 at halftime.
Muhammad El-Amin had 22 points for the Seawolves (8-7, 1-2), while Demetrius Young added 14 and Dallis Joyner 10. Tommy Brenton had six points and 10 rebounds for Stony Brook, which finished with a 46-31 advantage on the boards.
Maine opened the game with a 13-4 run and the lead reached 30-12 on 3-pointer by McLemore with 6:44 left in the half.
El-Amin had seven points in an 11-0 run that got Stony Brook within 55-49 with 2:11 to go.