BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Dave Corley scored 19 points and grabbed eight boards to lead Stony Brook past St. Francis (N.Y.) 77-61 Tuesday night.
Stony Brook shot the ball well in the first half to build a big early lead. The Seawolves shot 60 percent (15 for 25) in the first half compared to St Francis' 33.3 percent (10 for 33). Stony Brook led at halftime 40-24.
The Terriers (2-6) never made it a contest in the second half as Stony Brook rode its early lead to victory.
Stony Brook outscored St. Francis in the paint by eight points and held a 22-8 edge in bench points.
Mississippi State freshman guard Malik Newman will withdraw from the NBA draft, but sources told ESPN he might explore other opportunities besides returning to Mississippi State.
Seton Hall sophomore Isaiah Whitehead will stay in the NBA draft and not return for his junior season.
Washington State's trio of Josh Hawkinson, Conor Clifford and Ike Iroegbu have withdrawn from the NBA draft and will play their senior season with the Cougars.