STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) Hunter Marks scored 17 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 2:32 to play, and third-seeded Hartford beat No. 2 Stony Brook 64-58 in Thursday night's America East Conference Tournament semifinals.
The Hawks (18-15) face top-seeded Vermont in Saturday's championship match.
Marks' 3 put the Hawks up 54-52 and the Hawks led 59-52 with 39 seconds left after he hit another 3. Andrew Garcia scored four straight points and the Seawolves closed to 60-58 on Elijah Olaniyi's two free throws with 23 seconds to go before Hartford's D.J. Mitchell and Traci Carter each made two from the line for the final score.