#Seawolves take on No. 11 Maine Saturday on Fox College Sports

Senior Lyle Negron

Oct. 29, 2013

Stony Brook, N.Y. -

Game #8: Stony Brook (3-4, 1-3 CAA) at No. 11 Maine (7-1, 4-0 CAA)

Sat., Nov. 2    Morse Field at Alfond Sports Stadium    Orono, Maine    12:30 p.m.


The Last Meeting
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September 13, 2008
Orono, Maine
Football Falls at Maine, 28-13
Stony Brook scored the first touchdown of the game, but Maine held the Seawolves to negative yards in the second quarter and got three touchdown passes of 30 or more yards as it took a 28-13 victory at Alfond Stadium. Junior Conte Cuttino (Uniondale, N.Y.) led the Seawolves with 75 yards rushing while freshman Dayne Hoffman (Ada, Mich.) threw for 199 yards and one score.

Stony Brook Seawolves (3-4)
Head Coach: Chuck Priore, eighth season
Career Record: 89-47
Record at SBU: 50-38

Maine Black Bears (7-1)
Head Coach: Jack Cosgrove, 21st season
Career Record: 120-116
Record at UM: Same

Kickoff: The Stony Brook football team will look to get back to its winning away Saturday at Maine. The Seawolves (3-4, 1-3) are coming off a 31-13 loss to New Hampshire, while Maine, ranked 11th in this week's Coaches Poll, topped Villanova, 37-35.  The game will be televised live on Fox College Sports.  Check your cable provider for the channel in your area.



Mike Solano (PBP) and Curt Hylton (color) will call the action on the new home of Stony Brook Football, Champions Radio.  Fans can listen to the game on 107.1 and 96.9 as well as online at ChampionsRadio.com.

Opponent: Maine (7-1, 4-0) is the only unbeaten team in the CAA.  Its only loss came at Northwestern, 35-21.  The Black Bears are averaging 33 points per game, scoring at least 20 points in all eight games.  Nigel Jones has 489 yards and six touchdowns on the ground.  Marcus Wasilewski has accounted for more than 2,000 yards and 16 touchdowns in the air.  Maine has four receivers with 30 or more catches led by Derrick Johnson, who has 41 catches for 394 yards.  Half Hollow Hills West graduate Damarr Aultman has a team-high four TD receptions.

Series: The series is tied at 1-1, with each team winning on its home field.  In 2007, Stony Brook overcame a 10-point, fourth-quarter deficit as Luke Gaddis' 40-yard field goal with two seconds left sent the game to overtime.  Up 30-23 in double overtime after Conte Cuttino's nine-yard TD, Chris Brevi intercepted Adam Farkes to end the game.  The following year in Orono, Farkes threw four TD passes, two to Tyrell Jones, in a 28-13 win.  

Up Next: Stony Brook will return home to face Richmond on Saturday, November 9 at 1:00 p.m.