Stony Brook Basketball Hosts Second Annual Meet the Team Night

Oct. 29, 2009

Stony Brook, N.Y. - Stony Brook University's Athletic's Department hosted the second annual Meet the Team Night on Wednesday in Pritchard Gymnasium where more than 100 new and current season ticket holders picked their seats for the 2009-10 season and were introduced to the men's and women's teams. Head coaches Steve Pikiell and Michele Cherry addressed the crowd, previewing their upcoming seasons.

Following Meet the Team Night, more than 300 students were welcomed into Pritchard Gymnasium for the first-ever B-Ball Madness. The students were entertained by the Stony Brook Red Hot Marching Band, the dance and cheerleading teams and had a chance to meet and compete in shooting contests with the men's and women's players. Fans were then treated to a buffet and were able to watch Game 1 of the World Series on a big screen in Pritchard Gymnasium.

Stony Brook's women's team will host the first game of its season on November 13 against Princeton with the men's team playing at home three days later against Mount Saint Mary.

All Stony Brook basketball season ticket packages are now on sale and can be purchased at the Stony Brook University ticket office, by phone at 631-632-WOLF or online at

The athletic ticket office is open from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, and is located in the left corner of the atrium in Stony Brook Arena. Fans can also reach the ticket office by email at