Florida Atlantic vs Stetson

FAU 88, Stetson 78

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DELAND, Fla. (AP) - Greg Gantt scored a career-high 34 points to lead Florida Atlantic over Stetson 88-78 Thursday night in a nonconference game.

The senior guard made his first six shots for the Owls (4-4), including four 3-pointers, to stake Florida Atlantic to a 20-7 lead after 6 minutes, 36 seconds. He had 21 points by halftime, and FAU led 41-28 at the break.

It was the fourth consecutive game of at least 20 points for Gantt, who was averaging 19.1 per game.

Stetson's Adam Pegg scored 18 of his 24 points in the second half and the Hatters (2-5) got as close as seven points, 61-54, with 10:01 left. FAU maintained the advantage with free throws, making 17 of 21 the rest of the way.

Moody, who made 9 of 11 free throws in that stretch, finished with 17 points, and Pablo Bertone and Jordan McCoy scored 12 each.

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Scoreboard
Florida Atlantic (4-4) «414788
Stetson (2-5)285078

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Florida Atlantic Owls
J. McCoy, F264-54-661212
D. Sekelja, C163-70-24146
G. Gantt, G3713-233-371034
J. Trapp, G330-23-42423
P. Bertone, G254-72-222312
S. Moody264-109-1121317
K. Penn210-10-07120
A. Mattison161-52-22014
Totals 29-6023-3034111788
 48.3%76.7% 
Stetson Hatters
W. Green, F292-50-010224
A. Pegg, C2910-172-241224
L. Irwin, G313-36-624213
J. Naburgs, G282-97-923111
C. Perez, G246-130-063412
A. Graham281-71-24154
L. McInerney143-30-01127
H. Miller110-10-00130
D. Diaz41-20-00033
L. Solanke20-00-00000
Totals 28-6016-1933162478
 46.7%84.2% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
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

Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
FGCU12-226-885
Lipscomb11-320-13189
No. Florida8-615-19217
S.C. Upstate7-717-16229
Kennesaw St.7-714-18259
Jacksonville5-917-16291
N.J. Tech3-1111-20290
Stetson3-1111-21328
 
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LROCK 53 Final
CINCY 87
CREI 64 Final
NEB 42
LBSU 53 Final
SYR 84
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