(0-1, 0-1 away)
(1-0, 1-0 home)
7:00 PM ET, September 5, 2009
Shuart Stadium, HEMPSTEAD, NY
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
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.