Article Image
Chikilra Goodman had 15 points and nine rebounds in Stony Brook's win over NJIT.
Courtesy: America East Communications

Stony Brook, Albany Win Fri.; 4 Teams Open Sat.

Release: 11/09/2013
Files available Send this article to a friend Print RSS
Related Links

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -Albany and Stony Brook kicked-off the 2013-14 college basketball season with wins on Friday as America East teams went 2-1 on opening night.

Albany claimed its fourth-straight Albany cup, topping Siena 69-42 at the Times Union Center. Sarah Royals had a career-high 21 points while Shereesha Richards added a double-double with 13 points and 12 rebounds.

Stony Brook won its first season-opener since 2010, beating NJIT 50-44. The Seawolves were paced by 18 points from Sabre Proctor, while Chikilra Goodman flirted with a double-double, scoring 15 points and pulling down nine rebounds.

Binghamton dropped its season-opener at home to Buffalo, 65-47. Sherae Swinson led the Bearcats with a double-double, scoring 10 points and grabbing 12 rebounds.

Four teams open the season on Saturday, beginning with UMass Lowell playing its first Division I game at home against Providence at 1 p.m. The River Hawks, along with New Hampshire hosting Worcester State at 5 p.m. will be featured on AmericaEast.TV. Hartford travels to face No. 1 UConn at 4 p.m. for a game that will be available on ESPN3.

Previous Action

Friday, Nov. 9
Albany 69, at Siena 42 -Box Score
Buffalo 65, at Binghamton 47 - Box Score

at Stony Brook 50, NJIT 44 - Box Score | Highlights

Upcoming Action

Saturday, Nov. 10
Providence at UMass Lowell - 1 p.m. - Watch Live on AmericaEast.TV | Live Stats

Vermont at Bryant - 4 p.m. - Watch Live | Live Stats
Hartford at No. 1 Connecticut - 4 p.m. - Watch on ESPN3 | Live Stats
Worcester State at New Hampshire - 5 p.m. - Watch Live on AmericaEast.TV | Live Stats

May 26, 2015
Stony Brook Wins 2015 America East Baseball...
May 21, 2015
UAlbany Baseball Coach's Corner: Season Wrap-Up
May 21, 2015
Highlights from the Binghamton softball's team...
May 21, 2015
M Lacrosse
UAlbany Men's Lacrosse Coach's Corner: Season...
AMI Graphics
The Rock
Levy Marketing & Awards
Under Armour