Louisiana-Monroe vs Florida Atlantic

FAU 58, Louisiana-Monroe 30

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BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - Greg Gantt scored 20 points and Florida Atlantic held Louisiana-Monroe to only seven first-half points en route to a 58-30 victory Thursday night.

The Warhawks shot only 19.5 percent from the field (8 of 41) and scored their fewest points since losing to Louisiana Tech 34-27 on Feb. 10, 1959.

The Owls (5-10, 1-1 Sun Belt Conference) jumped out to an 11-0 lead, with Louisiana-Monroe 0 for 9 until Charles Winborne's 3-pointer at the 10:15 mark. The Warhawks (1-15, 0-3) did not score in the final 5:42 to trail 23-7 at the break.

Louisiana-Monroe closed to 31-21 with 12:02 left before Florida Atlantic pulled away with a 12-2 spurt.

Raymond Taylor added 10 points and eight assists for the Owls, who shot only 30 percent in the first half (9 of 30) and improved to 56 percent in the second (14 of 25).

Hugh Mingo's 12 points led the Warhawks.

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Scoreboard
Louisiana-Monroe (1-15)72330
Florida Atlantic (5-10) «233558

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Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks
C. Bibi Ndongo, F240-20-02010
S. McClellan, C270-31-25021
H. Mingo, G282-98-831112
F. Brown, G272-112-26136
R. McCray, G140-20-01000
C. Winborne262-40-01206
T. Mackey182-50-02005
M. Hansberry130-20-02000
F. Ribeiro120-10-23010
T. Lindsey110-20-00030
Totals 8-4111-143041130
 19.5%78.6% 
Florida Atlantic Owls
K. Penn, F311-40-03002
R. Taylor, F304-100-048110
K. White, F230-61-25141
J. Floyd, F60-00-02010
G. Gantt, G248-130-052020
O. Grier172-70-03006
S. Richardson173-70-03036
J. McCoy160-00-01030
A. Tucker121-12-21104
A. Mattison101-21-25023
P. Bertone91-20-00012
D. Mavin52-30-03104
Totals 23-554-638131558
 41.8%66.7% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington14-427-945
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339
 
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