Toledo vs Florida Gulf Coast

Florida Gulf Coast 72, Toledo 66

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FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Sherwood Brown scored 22 points and Florida Gulf Coast rallied, then held on to beat Toledo 72-66 Thursday in the title game of the Atlantis on the mainland tournament.

The Eagles (4-2) were behind 37-27 at halftime but shot 60 percent after the break - and finished at 50 percent overall. The final score was Florida Gulf Coast's largest lead of the game.

The Rockets (1-4) came within two points with 20 seconds left after three free throws by Rian Pearson, who finished with 28 points. Brown's dunk made it 70-66 and the Eagles were in control after that.

Eric McKnight had 15 points and Chase Fieler 10 for FGCU. Bernard Thompson grabbed 11 rebounds for the Eagles. Besides Pearson, Julius Brown was the only other double-figure scorer for Toledo, with 12 points.

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Toledo Rockets
M. Smith, F182-42-21048
N. Boothe, C222-40-04144
J. Brown, G346-150-025012
R. Pearson, G3111-186-661428
D. Buckley, G291-41-24344
R. Holliday302-70-03236
R. Wonnell140-10-03030
J. Lemons122-30-00014
A. Mathew60-10-00000
J. Ewing40-20-01000
Totals 26-599-1027122366
 44.1%90% 
Florida Gulf Coast Eagles
C. Fieler, F303-54-652310
E. McKnight, F286-83-471215
B. Thompson, G342-113-611237
B. Comer, G333-71-44727
S. Brown, G318-123-411222
E. Murray141-11-22003
C. Varidel131-50-01112
D. Graf100-00-01120
F. Cvjeticanin72-31-22006
Totals 26-5216-2838151572
 50%57.1% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron4-014-355
Ohio3-111-4106
Kent St.1-39-8239
Miami (Ohio)1-38-9288
Bowling Green1-37-10251
Buffalo1-37-10176
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
E. Michigan3-111-6155
N. Illinois3-111-6212
Ball St.2-211-6247
Toledo2-29-8131
W. Michigan2-26-10243
C. Michigan1-311-6156

Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
FGCU3-014-576
S.C. Upstate2-112-8217
Lipscomb2-110-10254
No. Florida2-17-13231
Jacksonville1-213-7273
N.J. Tech1-29-10228
Kennesaw St.1-27-12309
Stetson0-37-12306
 
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