Stony Brook's Joe Carbone was 13-for-18 with 109 yards passing and a touchdown. He completed a 3-yard pass to Ray Bolden for the game's first score. Przemyslaw Popek added a 32-yard field goal to make it 10-0 early in the second quarter.
Stony Brook (2-0) backup Connor Bednarski entered before halftime to throw a 24-yard touchdown to Bolden - who finished with 102 yards receiving - to make it 17-6.
Riese finished 13-for-21 with 111 yards passing with a touchdown and interception for the Wildcats (1-2).
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