Chris Braley, a native of Newport, Maine and current student at Phillips Exeter Academy in Exeter, N.H., has signed a National Letter of Intent to play basketball at Stony Brook University, head coach Steve Pikiell announced on Wednesday. Braley will join the Seawolves roster and compete in the 2013-14 season.
Stony Brook men's basketball head coach Steve Pikiell has been named the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association (MBWA) Coach of the Year to headline three Seawolves honorees, the organization announced Monday morning. Senior Tommy Brenton was placed on the All-Met second team, and freshman Jameel Warney was selected to the All-Met third team.
Stony Brook men's basketball senior forward Tommy Brenton has been named the recipient of the 2013 Lefty Driesell Award as the National Defensive Player of the Year, the first time in program history that a Stony Brook basketball student-athlete has won a national player of the year award.
Former Stony Brook men's basketball head coach Rollie Massimino has been elected to the College Basketball Hall of Fame. One of the all-time legends in college basketball coaching, Massimino has amassed over 700 wins as a coach in the NCAA and NAIA ranks. His first head coaching position came at Stony Brook in 1969.
Senior Tommy Brenton of the Stony Brook men's basketball team has added to his long list of postseason honors. On Monday, he was named an Associated Press All-America honorable mention and named to the Collegeinsider.com Lefty Driesell Defensive All-America team. [READ MORE]
Stony Brook men's basketball senior Tommy Brenton and freshman Jameel Warney were named National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District 1, the organization announced Tuesday. Brenton was selected to the first team, and Warney was placed on the second team.