Scores

Final

Stony Brook 10

(0-1, 0-1 away)

Hofstra 17

(1-0, 1-0 home)

7:00 PM ET, September 5, 2009

Shuart Stadium, HEMPSTEAD, NY

1 2 3 4 T
STON 0 0 3 710
HOF 10 0 0 717

Top Performers

Passing: M. Coulter (STON) - 188 YDS, 1 TD

Rushing: C. Christopher (HOF) - 10 CAR, 44 YDS

Receiving: S. Towns (STON) - 4 REC, 36 YDS, 1 TD

Hofstra 17, Stony Brook 10

Associated Press

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- Cory Christopher threw for 149 yards and rushed for another 44 in Hofstra's 17-10 win over Stony Brook on Saturday night.

Hofstra took a 10-0 lead in the first quarter. Joe Sidaras opened the scoring, rushing for a 2-yard touchdown with 10:35 left in the period and Henry Greco added a field goal with 4:23 remaining.

The Pride, who improved to 13-0 all-time against the Seawolves, never trailed in the game.

Hofstra rushed for 119 yards while limiting Stony Brook to just 46 on the ground.

Michael Coulter was 18 of 29 passing for 188 yards and a touchdown to lead Stony Brook. Edwin Gowins had 37 of the Seawolves' rushing yards.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
STON
HOF
1st Downs1218
Total Yards234276
Passing188157
Rushing46119
Penalties9-952-10
3rd Down Conversions4-137-15
4th Down Conversions1-20-0
Turnovers01
Possession29:2930:31

Passing Leaders

Stony BrookC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Coulter18/291886.510
HofstraC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Christopher18/321494.701

Rushing Leaders

Stony BrookCARYDSAVGTDLG
Gowins14372.6010
Cuttino9293.209
HofstraCARYDSAVGTDLG
Christopher10444.408
Jackolski4266.5018

Receiving Leaders

Stony BrookRECYDSAVGTDLG
Brevi34515.0026
Porter5428.4014
HofstraRECYDSAVGTDLG
Weaver5397.8016
Morgan23517.5027

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERSTONHOF
TD10:35Joe Sidaras 2 Yd Run (Shane Casciano Kick) 07
FG04:23Henry Greco 32 Yd 010
THIRD QUARTERSTONHOF
FG09:18Wesley Skiffington 30 Yd 310
FOURTH QUARTERSTONHOF
TD12:50Brian Frederick Recovered Fumble In End Zone (Brian Hanly Kick) 317
TD03:58Stephan Towns 11 Yd Pass From Michael Coulter (Wesley Skiffington Kick) 1017