Dougher leads Stony Brook past Maine 71-69 in OT

Bryan Dougher scored 20 points and Leonard Hayes had six of his 16 points in overtime to lead Maine to a 71-69 win over Stony Brook on Saturday.

Danny Carter had 12 points and six rebounds for the Seawolves (11-14, 6-7 America East Conference), who have won two straight. Dallis Joyner pitched in with 10 rebounds.

Maine's Troy Barnies, who finished with 18 points and 15 rebounds, forced overtime with his layup with 32 seconds left in regulation.

Hayes hit a 3-pointer and later knocked down a jumper to give Stony Brook a 64-61 lead midway through OT. The Seawolves pushed their margin to five points on Dave Coley's two free throws.

The Black Bears cut the score to 66-65 on two free throws by Gerald McLemore, who led Maine with 23 points. But Dougher scored on a jumper and Hayes made a free throw, as Stony Brook gave Maine (14-11, 8-5) its fourth straight loss.