UConn-Stony Brook Postgame Notes


Nov. 25, 2012

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  • Niels Giffey recorded a career high 15 points, besting his previous high of 14 vs. Kentucky in 2010-11 and also records a career high in rebounds with 8
  • The Huskies are (145-22) at Gampel Pavilion since the building opened in 1990 including a record of (72-4) against non-league competition
  • UConn is now 17-0 in games where the team faces one of Jim Calhoun's former assistants including a 4-0 record against Steve Pikiell ( Pikiell was on staff in 1991-92)
  • With the win, UConn is now 5-0 all-time against Stony Brook since the teams first met in 2000-01
  • The Huskies have been outrebounded in all 6 games this year despite their 5-1 record
  • The Seawolves have never beaten a Big East team or a nationally ranked opponent
  • Since the start of 2011-12 SBU is 23-3 in games where they have equal or more free throw attempts than their opponents and falls to 3-9 in games where they have less
  • Steve Pikiell falls to 99-120 in his 8th season at the helm of Stony Brook
  • UConn has held opponents to a sub 40 FG % in 5 out of 6 games this season
  • UConn was held scoreless from 18:44 to 14:27 during which the SeaWolves went on a 7-0 run
  • Stony Brook recorded 7 blocks in the first half (finished with 7) - they came into the game averaging 3.8 per contest
  • Stony brook falls to 4-2 when leading at Halftime (31-26 lead) while UConn improves to 1-1 when trailing at half
  • Stony Brook falls to 3-1 when outrebounding opponents this season ( outrebounded UConn 38-35)