Troy vs Florida Atlantic

Troy 83, FAU 82

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Will Weathers scored 28 points, including the final six points of the game, to help Troy rally to beat Florida Atlantic 83-82 on Saturday night.

The Owls led by as many as 19 points in the second half and Troy finished the game with a 16-2 run. Weathers converted a three-point play to cut the deficit to 82-80 with 42 seconds left, then hit three free throws with 14 seconds remaining for the winning points.

Weathers made all four of his 3-point shots as the Trojans (10-17, 5-11 Sun Belt Conference) were 8 of 14 from beyond the arc. Troy shot 54.4 percent (31 of 57) from the field.

Alan Jones added 18 for Troy.

Florida Atlantic (11-18, 7-9) made 53.6 percent (30 of 56) of its field goal attempts, including 11 of 22 from 3-point range.

Greg Gantt scored 28 points and Pablo Bertone added 20 for the Owls.

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Troy (10-17) «414283
Florida Atlantic (11-18)453782

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Troy Trojans
T. Owens, F241-30-01022
W. Weathers, G349-146-623228
E. Jones, G293-51-22707
A. Jones, G267-112-353218
J. Wright, G182-62-23016
S. Cunningham253-30-13107
R. Chambers162-50-04014
D. Clark141-30-01032
R. Scott143-72-24139
Totals 31-5713-1629151483
 54.4%81.3% 
Florida Atlantic Owls
K. Penn, F150-10-04000
G. Gantt, G339-144-510028
S. Richardson, G306-150-020212
P. Bertone, G287-103-455520
A. Mattison, G90-00-01000
R. Taylor242-51-21406
J. McCoy231-22-35034
A. Tucker221-30-031013
D. Mavin164-61-23139
Totals 30-5611-1626201482
 53.6%68.8% 
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Texas St.11-722-14179
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UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297

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Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339
 
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