Stony Brook hires Ohio State's Boals as basketball coach
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) Stony Brook, coming off its first NCAA Tournament appearance, hired Ohio State assistant Jeff Boals as its basketball coach Saturday.
Boals succeeds Steve Pikiell, who left for Rutgers after leading the Seawolves to the NCAAs. Stony Brook lost to Kentucky in the first round.
Boals will be introduced Monday, the 11th basketball coach in the school's history.MORE