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.

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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
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.13-525-1078
La. Tech12-623-9122
Old Dominion12-622-13140
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
North Texas7-1112-20295
So. Miss5-138-21315
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Little Rock17-330-542
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
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Virginia 70 Final
GT 38
Illinois 52 Final
PSU 54
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VT 68
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