Stony Brook Media Relations
Stony Brook welcomed 40 media members at the Seawolves' men's basketball game against St. John's in November of 1999.
Athletic Communications

Phone: 631-632-7289
Fax: 631-632-8841
Press Row Phone Basketball: 631-632-9260
Press Box Phone Football/Lacrosse: 631-632-4037

Media and photographer credentials for events at the Sports Complex may be obtained by working press, radio and television by writing or calling the Director of Athletic Communications in the Stony Brook Athletic Communications Office, Sports Complex, Stony Brook, NY 11794-3500. All requests should be submitted at least 24 hours prior to the event by phoning the Athletic Communications Office at 631-632-6312. Since space is limited, accommodations are on a priority basis: daily newspapers and wire services, originating radio and television stations, national weekly or monthly publications, electronic media outlets, local and regional television crews. Priority is granted to members of the media who cover Stony Brook athletics on a regular basis and to visiting media members. Photo passes will be issued only to accredited photographers on assignment.

Parking - Football
Game day press parking is located in the Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium parking lot which is adjacent to the East Building (press box) in the stadium. Enter campus through the North Entrance and make left at the top of hill onto Circle Drive. Make right at first stop sign (Stadium Road) and follow until you see stadium to your right. Parking attendants will direct you to the media lot. Access is via pass only and is available on a limited basis.

Parking - Basketball
Game day press parking is located adjacent to the Indoor Sports Complex. Enter campus the the North Entrance and at the top of the hill, make a right on to Circle Drive. Make first left (Gym Road) and go straight until you reach parking lot. Park in lot next to Indoor Sports Complex and enter the building throught the VIP/Media Entrance.

Postgame Interviews - Football
Stony Brook players and coaches will be available for interviews following each game and will be brought to the meeting room on the first floor of the South Building. Please enter the building through the entrance closest to the East Building and the meeting room is located to your left. Interviews for the visiting team and coaches will be coordinated by the opponent SID.

Postgame Interviews - Basketball
The will be no formal press conference after games unless otherwise directed. Interviews will be conducted outside respective locker rooms following the conclusion of the game.

Player Interviews
All player interviews must be arranged through the Director of Athletic Communications. Please contact the Office of Athletic Communications and an interview can be arranged accordingly.

Photography Regulations
Photo passes wills be issued only to accredited photographers on assignment. Under NCAA rules, photographers are not allowed between the 25-yard lines and must remain outside of the restraining lines surrounding the playing field.

Press Box - Football
The press box is located on the east side of Seawolves Stadium. Access to level 2 (for radio, print and television) is via elevators. Seating assignments will be designated in media areas. The press box phone number is 631-632-4037.

Press Row - Basketball
Press Row basketball phone numbers are: 631-632-9260 and 631-632-9261.

Fax Machine
The Athletic Department has one FAX machine available for game usage located in the Athletic Communications office, which is available upon request. If you are on deadline, we suggest that you use your own FAX machine or computer. The Athletic Communications Office can send or receive FAX messages at anytime. The FAX number in the Athletic Communications Office is 631-632-8841. The FAX number in the Athletic Department is 631-632-7122.

Seawolves Hotline
For up-to-date reports on Seawolves athletics, phone the Seawolves Hotline at 631-632-WOLF.

Seawolves on the Web
For up-to-date game stories, statistics, schedule and results and other Stony Brook athletic department information, please locate on the Internet.