Florida Atlantic vs Troy

FAU 88, Troy 67

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TROY, Ala. (AP) - Greg Gantt scored 25 points as Florida Atlantic routed Troy 88-67 Thursday night in a Sun Belt Conference game.

Gantt, the leading scorer for FAU (7-121, 3-3), hit 8 of 16 shots from the field, including 4 of 6 3-pointers. He was 5 for 5 from the foul line and had great help from FAU's bench, which outscored Troy (6-11, 1-5) 43-24.

Raymond Taylor scored 15 points, making all three of his 3-point attempts. Pablo Bertone added 13 points and Shavar Richardson 11.

Up 42-29 at halftime, Florida Atlantic increased its lead to 24 points midway through the second half. The Owls shot 55.4 percent from the floor (31 of 56) and 52.9 percent from the arc (9 of 17).

Emil Jones was the only Trojan in double figures with 19 points. Leading scorer Will Weathers had just four points on 1 for 10 shooting.

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Florida Atlantic Owls
K. White, F252-51-27235
K. Penn, F50-00-11010
G. Gantt, G348-165-541125
A. Tucker, G321-32-25244
S. Richardson, G315-91-132111
R. Taylor285-102-225315
P. Bertone185-72-253213
J. McCoy132-24-63028
A. Mattison51-10-01002
D. Mavin40-10-02000
J. Floyd30-00-00100
O. Grier22-20-00005
Totals 31-5617-2137161788
 55.4%81% 
Troy Trojans
T. Owens, F243-31-15027
W. Weathers, G321-102-32714
E. Jones, G317-112-3113319
J. Wright, G223-91-21129
S. Cunningham, G192-60-00054
A. Jones293-150-02139
R. Chambers162-33-34037
R. Scott142-30-00015
D. Clark100-30-23010
B. Feldman31-10-00103
Totals 24-649-1434132167
 37.5%64.3% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.7-017-329
La. Tech6-114-6178
Marshall5-212-894
UAB5-212-8120
UT-San Antonio4-29-10294
Old Dominion4-311-8144
UTEP3-35-13339
Rice3-413-7167
Charlotte3-49-9229
Western Ky.3-49-11221
So. Miss3-46-13337
FAU1-65-13334
FIU1-65-15342
North Texas0-76-13307

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern6-013-685
UT-Arlington4-214-547
Arkansas St.4-213-672
Georgia St.4-211-7111
Coast. Car.4-29-10187
UL Lafayette3-313-6135
Little Rock3-312-7224
Texas St.3-310-8257
Troy2-410-10212
S. Alabama2-49-10223
App. St.1-56-11266
UL-Monroe0-66-13303
 
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