Stony Brook finishes 2012-13 season with program-best 25-8 record.
Seawolves look to move one step closer to Madison Square Garden and the NIT Final Four.
Seawolves advance to play Iowa in the second round Friday on ESPNU.
Seawolves seek their first-ever national postseason tournament victory.
Seawolves earn their third postseason bid in the last four seasons and will play Minutemen on ESPN3.
2012-13: Played in all 31 games as a freshman...was a spark off the bench all season for the Seawolves...scored 11 points in win over Mount Ida (Nov. 11)...scored a career high 15 points in a win vs. Hartford (Jan. 12)...had a career high 4 assists while scoring 9 points in a win vs. Boston University (Jan. 15)...scored 11 points at. Vemont (Jan. 18)...had 10 points and a career high 5 rebounds in a road victory against UMBC (Jan. 23)...put up 17 points in 24 minutes in home win against Albany (Mar. 3)...scored 16 points and grabbed 5 rebounds against Albany in the America East Tournament (Mar. 10)
High School: Played four seasons of varsity basketball at Bishop Eustace Prep under head coach Bob Falconiero...served as team captain for two seasons...graduated as the school's second all-time leading scorer with 1,688 points...named second-team All-State, first-team All-South Jersey, first-team All-Conference and first-team All-Non-Public as a senior after averaging 22.5 points, five assists, four rebounds and three steals...named first-team All-South Jersey, first-team All-Conference and first-team All-Non-Public as a junior after averaging 21.5 points and five assists...earned second-team All-Conference and All-Non-Public honors as a sophomore...also played AAU ball for the Gym Rats, averaging 23 points per game.
Personal: Born Jan. 17, 1994...son of Carson and Vanessa Puriefoy...father, Carson, played basketball for four years at Bucknell and was a three-year starter...undecided as to a major at Stony Brook...favorite sports hero is Michael Jordan...person he looks up to the most is his brother, Jamar.