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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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% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Little Rock17-330-542
UL-Monroe15-520-1496
UT-Arlington13-724-11105
UL Lafayette12-819-15156
Ga. Southern10-1014-17243
Georgia St.9-1116-14180
Texas St.8-1215-16238
S. Alabama8-1214-19240
Arkansas St.7-1311-20284
App. St.7-139-22259
Troy4-169-22293

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UAB16-226-783
Middle Tenn.13-525-1078
La. Tech12-623-9122
Old Dominion12-622-13140
Marshall12-617-16128
UTEP10-819-14214
Charlotte9-914-19234
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
FIU7-1113-19270
North Texas7-1112-20295
Rice7-1112-20279
So. Miss5-138-21315
FAU5-138-25300
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347
 
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