South Orange — Myles Powell was knocked out the game with an early left ankle injury, but No. 12 Seton Hall overcame their malaise to handle Stony Brook 74-57 after a strong second half.
South Orange — No. 12 Seton Hall can carry a lot of positives from their 105-71 rout of Wagner, but it wasn’t all smooth sailing for the Pirates.
There is plenty more to discuss aside from Seton Hall’s preseason hype train gaining more momentum by sweeping the top honors at Thursday’s Big East media day.
Of course it took double overtime. It had to. Myles Powell scored 35 but Seton Hall ultimately fell to Georgetown 77-71 in a drama-filled double overtime thriller.
Seton Hall trailed Creighton by four points at the final media timeout, just like they did eight days ago. And just like the last meeting, the Pirates came up big late-on to knock off the Jays, 81-75.