Scores

Final

Vermont 59

(6-9, 0-1 Am. East)

Stony Brook 65

(6-6, 1-0 Am. East)

7:00 PM ET, January 2, 2012

1 2 T
UVM 25 3459
STON 32 3365

Top Performers

Vermont: S. Carissimo 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl

Stony Brook: A. Rapier 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

Stony Brook 65, Vermont 59

Associated Press

STONY BROOK, N.Y. -- Al Rapier scored 17 points and Stony Brook held off Vermont in the second half for a 65-59 win on Monday night in the America East Conference opener for both teams.

The Seawolves (6-6) led 32-25 at halftime, before Vermont opened the second half on a 12-4 run. The Catamounts (6-9) went up 37-36 after a 3-pointer by Clancy Rugg with 15:45 to play.

Stony Brook answered on a 14-5 run, holding Vermont without a field goal until 2:55 remaining. Bryan Dougher's jump shot capped the Seawolves' run for a 50-42 lead with 6:55 to go.

The Seawolves shot 44 percent from the field (22 of 50), and outscored Vermont 28-14 in the paint.

Dave Coley added 15 points for Stony Brook, and Dougher finished with 14. It was Stony Brook's seventh straight home win.

The Catamounts were led by Luke Apfeld with 18 points and Sandro Carissimo with 16.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UVM
STON
Points 59 65
FG Made-Attempted 18-53 (.340) 22-50 (.440)
3P Made-Attempted 9-22 (.409) 3-10 (.300)
FT Made-Attempted 14-17 (.824) 18-24 (.750)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 12

2011-12 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 2, 2012 @STON 65, UVM 59Recap
Feb 12, 2012 @UVM 68, STON 49Recap
Mar 10, 2012 UVM 51, @STON 43Recap