Mark Konezny-US PRESSWIRE
Here is what you need to know to prep yourself for the FCS playoffs first round matchup between the two future CAA foes.
Game Day Vitals
Matchup: #14 Villanova Wildcats (8-3, 6-2 CAA) vs. #10 Stony Brook Seawolves (9-2, 5-1 Big South)
Date/Time: November 24, 2012, 3:00 pm ET at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium
Where To Watch: ESPN3
Opponent Profile: The Stony Brook Seawolves are a member of the the America East conference for all sports, except football where they compete in the Big South conference. Starting in 2012, Stony Brook will be joining the CAA for football. Stony Brook, despite starting their program in 1983, has been very successful in recent years winning 4 straight conference championships from 2009-2012, including their first trip to the FCS playoffs in 2011.
Last Game: 28-14 loss to Liberty, which was followed by an off-week last weekend.
Coaches & Players
Head Coach: Chuck Priore is in his 8th season at Delaware and sports an 46-33 record to date. Prior to Stony Brook, Priore coached at Trinity where he guided them to 4 straight conference championships before leaving the program.
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