Pioneers Head Across the Sound to Do Battle with the Seawolves
Setting the Scene... Coming off a close win on Saturday, the Pioneers travel to Brookhaven, N.Y. to challenge the Stony Brook Seawolves. Gabrielle Washington put up another 20-plus performance in Saturday's 59-53 win over Colgate, knocking down a season-high 22 points. The Seawolves are coming off a big 76-43 loss to Youngstown State last Friday.
Series Notes... Tuesday marks the sixteenth time the Pioneers have faced off against the Seawolves.
- Sacred Heart leads the series 10-5
- The Pioneers have only lost one game at home
- Stony Brook leads the series when at home in Brookhaven, 4-3.
SHU Against America East... Sacred Heart is 25-17 all-time against America East opponents.
- The Pioneers split last year against America East members, topping Stony Brook 55-33 and later falling to Albany 64-54.
- SHU has face Stony Brook (10-5), Albany (9-6), Hartford (5-4), New Hampshire (1-1), and Vermont (0-1), but has never faced Binghampton, Boston University, Maine or UMBC.