Stony Brook broke their streak of three consecutive losses, defeating North Carolina A&T in a 69-59 contest on Saturday afternoon at Island Federal Credit Union Arena. The Seawolves got off to a good start, going into halftime with a 34-31 lead. They then continued to outscore the Aggies 35-28 in the second half to come away with the victory.
Keenan Fitzmorris scored 14 points to lead the way for Stony Brook against North Carolina A&T. Frankie Policelli was pivotal as well, shooting 2-of-6 in the second half for 10 points to power the Seawolves forward after the break. As a team, Stony Brook shot 10-of-27 from the field in the second half, scoring 1.01 points per possession on average.
North Carolina A&T was led by Kam Woods, who recorded 18 points and seven boards. As a team, the Aggies struggled to get things going offensively, scoring just 0.87 points per possession on 35% shooting from the field. Even the uncontested attempts were not falling, as the Aggies went a paltry 9-of-18 from the free-throw line.
These teams will have little time to prep for their next test, as each plays next on Feb. 14. Stony Brook takes on Delaware in a conference clash, while North Carolina A&T faces a Monmouth squad recovering from a loss of its own. The Seawolves will hope their success follows them on the road. On the other side, the Aggies will hit the road once again.
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