UConn guard Jalen Adams came back from a one-game suspension to score 19 points and the Huskies came from behind to beat Stony Brook 72-64 on Tuesday night.
Adams scored all of his points in the second half, helping the Huskies recover from a nine-point deficit with just 5 1/2 minutes to play.
The junior, who missed all five of his first half shots, went 8 of 11 after intermission.
He gave the Huskies their first lead of the second half with just 2 1/2 minutes left on a driving layup and the Huskies closed the game on a 19-2 run.
Alterique Gilbert scored 14 points and Terry Larrier, who was in foul trouble most of the night, added 12 points.
Tyler Sturdivant led a balanced Stony Brook attack with 11 points before he fouled out.
The Seawolves (0-2) made 11 of 30 shots from 3-point range and six different Stony Brook players hit 3-pointers.
The Huskies trailed by six at halftime and 62-53 after back-to-back 3-pointers by Sturdivant to cap a 9-2 run. >> Read more
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