Stony Brook, NY – Stony Brook head coach Chuck Priore announced the signing of three mid-year transfers - quarterback Conor Bednarski, safety Zedrick Gardner and running back James Kenner - on Wednesday.
All three players will enroll at Stony Brook in the spring semester and have two years of eligibility remaining.
The 6-foot-3, 205-pound Bednarski, from South Pasadena, Calif., earned second- team All-Southern Conference honors for Fullerton College after passing for a league-best 2,453 yards and 25 touchdowns this past season.
Gardner, from Miami, led ASA College with four interceptions en route to second-team All-Northeast Football Conference honors. The 6-3, 210-pounder also tallied 33 tackles, including 2.5 for loss, two fumble recoveries and a forced fumble.
Kenner, from Willingboro, N.J., was a teammate with Gardner at ASA. The 6-foot, 205-pounder rushed for 676 yards and eight touchdowns as a sophomore.
Stony Brook had a 10-3 record this past season, earning a share of the Big South Conference title and reaching the FCS playoff second round. The Seawolves will join CAA Football next season.