This is the highest seeding for SBU since 2009-10, when it was also a four seed
Stony Brook outscored Albany, 26-25, in the second half and will be the No. 4 seed in AE Championship
Stony Brook could be as high as a third seed for the America East Championship with an upset of first-place Albany Saturday
Join the men's & women's basketball teams as they chase the tournament title in Albany.
Klupenger, Gatling have career days in their final home games at SBU
Points: 19 (2x, last at Albany 3/2/13)
2012-13: Saw action in 28 games, making 26 starts.....was fourth in the conference in assists with 3.6 per contest...ranked sixth in the conference in rebounding with 6.6 boards per game and third in defensive rebounds with 5.3 per contest...was fifth in the America East with 2.2 steals per game...dished out team-high 101 assists, the 10th most in Stony Brook single-season history...led the team with 62 steals...third on the team with a scoring average of 8.6 points per contest...second on the team in rebounding average with 6.6 boards per game...posted five points, five assists, seven rebounds and five steals in her season debut against Morgan St. on Nov. 18...scored 19 points and pulled down 16 rebounds against Sacred Heart on Dec. 4...notched her second straight double-double with 17 points and 12 boards at Fordham on Dec. 8...named the America East Player of the Week on Dec. 10...scored a team-high 18 points, 14 of which came in the second-half, in come-from-behind victory against UNH on Jan. 5...led all scorers with 16 points, including two trifectas in rout of Binghamton on Jan. 9...chipped in 11 points and dished out three assists at Hartford on Jan. 12...tallied 11 points, four helpers and two steals in win against Vermont on Jan. 19...scored 15 points and had four assists at UMBC on Jan. 23...tied a new career-high with seven assists and also chipped in nine points at Maine on Jan. 26...tallied 11 points, four assists and four steals in a victory over UNH on Feb. 2....scored 10 points, grabbed seven rebounds and dished out four assists at BU on Feb. 6...grabbed 11 rebounds against Hartford on Feb. 10...tallied 11 points, six rebounds and five assists to help SBU win at Binghamton on Feb. 13...pulled down 11 rebounds and scored nine points at Vermont on Feb. 16...tied a career-high with seven helpers against UMBC on Feb. 20...matched career-highs of 19 points, a game-best, on eight field goals while also grabbing a team-leading seven boards at Albany on March 2.
2011-12 (at Paris Junior College): Played in 29 games and averaged 7.5 points, 3.0 assists and 1.6 steals per contest.
2010-11 (at Hampton University): Saw action in 25 games, including an NCAA Tournament contest against Kentucky...averaged 3.2 points per game.
High School: Attended Bodine High School and played basketball for head coach Carlos Dos Santos...averaged 36.6 points, 4.6 assists, 17.0 rebounds and 6.3 steals as a senior and led the nation in scoring...named All-Public first team.
Personal: Chikilra Goodman...born May 30, 1992 in Philadelphia, Pa...daughter of Tondalaya Goodman, who played college basketball at Hampton University from 1978-82 and is the Pirates' all-time leading rebounder with 1,608 boards.
Goodman Fun Facts: Favorite sports hero: LeBron James...Most impressive person I've ever met: Shaquille O'Neal...Favorite sport other than basketball: Football...Person I look up to most: My mother...Person in history I'd most like to meet: Michael Jordan.