This is the highest seeding for SBU since 2009-10, when it was also a four seed
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
The matchup will mark the final regular season home game for six seniors
Points: 16 (at Binghamton, 1/16/11)
2012-13: Team captain...saw action in 21 games, making one start...tallied six points against St. Peter's to help SBU to a 63-41 win on Dec. 15...dished out two assists in win over St. Francis Brooklyn...made two steals against Albany on Jan. 30...scored a bucket and made an assist in a victory against UNH on Feb. 2...dished out an assist in a start on Senior Day as SBU came from behind to defeat Maine on Feb. 23.
2011-12:Appeared in all 30 games ... averaged 18.5 minutes per game ... led team in free throw percentage (.912) ... scored season-high 13 points in win over Morgan State (12/21) ... went 4-for-7 from the field including 3-for-3 from three-point range ... had seven points at FDU (12/14) ... scored eight points in season-opener at Fairfield (11/11) ... scored 13 points and grabbed five rebounds vs. Morgan State (12/21) ... had a team high 12 points vs. Vermont (1/28) ... tallied 13 points on 5-of-7 shooting vs. Binghamton (2/1) ... scored a team high 10 points vs. New Hampshire (2/18) ... had 10 points on Feb. 18 against New Hampshire.
2010-11:Appeared in all 30 games, making 27 starts ... second on the team with 9.2 points per game ... averaged team-high 33 minutes per game ... led team with 86 assists ... ranked ninth in the America East in assists (2.9 per game) ... scored in double-figures 15 times including last five games ... led Seawolves in scoring seven times ... led team in assists 12 times ... had 11 points and career-high seven assists against Hofstra (11/18) ... scored career-high 16 points against Nicholls State (11/24) ... had 15 points on 6-for-10 shooting against Iona (12/5) ... tied career-high with 16 points at Binghamton (1/6) ... had 13 points and career-high six rebounds against Vermont (2/5) ... scored 13 points in regular-season finale against Binghamton (2/26) ... tied career-best with three three-pointers ... had 13 points in first round of America East tournament against Maine (3/3) ... went 3-for-5 from long distance.
2009-10:Scored a career-high 14 points against Hofstra (12/21)... was 5-of-6 with a pair of threes against the Pride... scored 12 points in the next game against Maryland... had a four-game streak where she connected on 15-of-22 field goal attempts (12/11-12/28)... started 14 of the 30 games she played in.
High School:Four-year letterwinner at West Springfield High School for coach Bill Gibson... named first team All-Patriot District and all-region (2009)... three-time Patriot District All-Tournament team selection (2007-09)... named captain her junior and senior season... played for the Lessons Learned Hoops AAU team and coaches Cheryl Yarbrough and Mandy Ronay... member of the National Honor Society and Quill & Scroll Honor Society... editor of the school newspaper.
Personal:Samantha Landers ... born August 12, 1991 in Fairfax, Virginia ... daughter of Janine and Bob Landers ... father played football at Ohio Northern University ... an arts & sciences major.