Stony Brook defeats Dartmouth 60-52
HANOVER, N.H. (AP)—Muhammad El-Amin scored 20 points and Stonybrook used 3-pointers to beat Dartmouth, 60-52, Tuesday night.
The Seawolves (9-7) used a 7-0 run late in the second half to build a 53-44 lead and end a two-game slide. El-Amin’s fourth trey capped the surge.
Stony Brook earlier took the lead for good on a trey by Demetrius Young, his first of the season.
Alex Barnett led the Ivy League’s Big Green (2-12) with 11 points as they dropped their seventh straight game.
Brian Dugher added 12 for Stonybrook, of America East.
Stony Brook shot only 38 percent from the field and hit only 9 of 20 free throws, but connected on 9 of 17 3-pointers.
Dartmouth shot 55 percent in the first half to take a 32-30 lead, but Stonybrook’s defenders hounded the Big Green in the second half and held them to 32 percent.