Story and photo courtesy of Stony Brook Athletics
CONWAY, S.C. - Senior Miguel Maysonet (Riverhead, N.Y.) rushed for a career-high 233 yards and two touchdowns and senior Kyle Essington (Chino Hills, Calif.) passed for 181 yards and two touchdowns as the No. 11 Stony Brook football team (6-1, 2-0 Big South) held off Coastal Carolina (2-4, 0-1), 27-21, at Brooks Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Maysonet recorded his second 200-yard game of the season, breaking off runs of 64 and 58 yards, respectively.
Senior Kevin Norrell (Los Angeles, Calif.) was spectacular again, catching seven passes for 127 yards and a touchdown. Senior Jordan Gush (Richardson, Texas) had two receptions for 50 yards and a touchdown.
A costly fumble by Coastal Carolina's Matt Hazel at Stony Brook 16 was recovered by senior Dominick Reyes (Hesperia, Calif.). Despite a four-and-out series from the Seawolves, the Chanticleers could did not get a first down and Stony Brook held on for the victory.