Florida Atlantic vs Troy

FAU 88, Troy 67


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.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
Florida Atlantic (7-12) «424688
Troy (6-11)293867

Related Video


CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

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
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
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
So. Miss6-129-22331
North Texas2-168-22339

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
Other games
Wake 73 Final
Virginia 70 Final
GT 38
Illinois 52 Final
PSU 54
NC 82 Final
VT 68
PEP 47 Final