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% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington10-320-636
Arkansas St.10-419-879
Ga. Southern10-417-10117
Georgia St.9-516-10135
Texas St.8-515-10208
Coast. Car.8-613-14158
Troy7-615-12189
S. Alabama6-713-13213
UL Lafayette6-816-11151
Little Rock4-1013-14247
App. St.3-118-17258
UL-Monroe1-137-20315

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.14-124-431
La. Tech12-320-8123
Old Dominion9-516-10137
UTEP9-511-15257
Rice8-618-9184
Marshall8-615-12128
UAB8-715-13174
Western Ky.7-713-14223
UT-San Antonio6-811-16302
Charlotte5-911-14232
FAU5-99-16283
So. Miss5-108-19336
North Texas2-128-18330
FIU2-126-21340
 
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