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Portland 70, FAU 65

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SEATTLE (AP) - Derrick Rodgers' basket gave Portland the lead with 28 seconds left, helping the Pilots to a 70-65 victory over Florida Atlantic on Saturday to open the World Vision Classic.

Owls guard Greg Gantt led all scorers with 23 points. The Pilots were led by Nemanja Mitrovic's 18 points.

After Rodgers put Portland up 66-65, Mitrovic made two free throws. Gantt then missed a 3-pointer before Ryan Nicholas made two free throws to push the Pilots in front 70-65.

Gantt scored 18 points in the first half. He made four 3-pointers.

A short jump shot by Kore White gave the Owls a 20-8 lead with 10:49 left in the first half. That was the biggest lead by either team.

But Portland used an 11-3 run to close the first half and tie it at 35.

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Florida Atlantic Owls
K. White, F214-92-242410
J. McCoy, F151-30-06132
G. Gantt, G329-190-060223
R. Taylor, G302-141-23416
A. Tucker, G240-30-01520
K. Penn272-31-16055
P. Bertone234-83-550311
D. Mavin192-51-54105
S. Richardson71-30-00003
O. Grier20-00-00000
Totals 25-678-1537132065
 37.3%53.3% 
Portland Pilots
R. Nicholas, F234-95-5112413
R. Barker, C211-32-23134
N. Mitrovic, G326-164-481118
T. Douglas, G242-61-22217
K. Thieleke, G30-10-00000
D. Carr212-30-02105
T. van der Mars190-32-43032
D. Rodgers184-63-322011
D. Cason151-54-44016
K. Bailey121-22-20024
T. Riley120-00-11020
Totals 21-5423-274091770
 38.9%85.2% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Western Ky.7-014-566
La. Tech6-115-5106
UAB6-110-10176
Middle Tenn.5-212-8128
Old Dominion4-315-442
UTEP4-312-7104
UT-San Antonio3-49-9249
Rice3-46-12297
FIU2-39-9211
Charlotte2-58-11150
North Texas2-58-11271
FAU1-48-8238
So. Miss1-66-12295
Marshall1-65-15314

West Coast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Gonzaga9-020-18
St. Marys8-116-450
BYU5-415-761
Pepperdine5-412-8164
Santa Clara5-411-10155
Portland3-612-9160
San Diego3-610-11180
San Fran.3-69-12194
Pacific2-710-11198
Loyola-Mary.2-76-15231
 
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KEN 31 Final
Wisc 85
FORD 53 Final
Syracuse 78
PRES 55 Final
DUKE 96