Florida Atlantic vs American

American U. 62, FAU 56

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Charles Hinkle scored 27 points to lead American University in a 62-56 win over Florida Atlantic on Wednesday night.

Hinkle was just 1 of 6 from 3-point range but hit 12 of 14 free throws for the Eagles (1-2), who shot 80 percent (20 of 25) from the foul line in the contest.

The Owls (1-3) shot just 57.1 percent (8 of 14) from the stripe.

The teams traded leads in the first half until, down 18-16 with 3:22 left before the break, American's Hinkle connected on a pair of jumpers that started an 11-0 run into halftime.

American led the rest of the way and won despite being outscored by FAU 38-35 in the second half.

FAU got within 49-45 with 2:23 left to play, but Hinkle then hit a 3-pointer that sealed it.

Kore White led FAU with 13 points.

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K. White, F236-141-180213
G. Gantt, G211-60-03012
A. Tucker, G153-60-04236
D. Mavin, G91-20-03012
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J. McCoy171-41-26013
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J. Floyd20-10-00010
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D. Munoz, G341-53-42225
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S. McCormack80-10-00010
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