Stetson vs Florida Atlantic

Stetson 69, FAU 68

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BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - Chris Perez scored 16 points, the last two on a buzzer-beating follow to give Stetson a 69-68 win over Florida Atlantic Tuesday night.

The Hatters (3-7) ended a six-game losing streak in dramatic fashion. Florida Atlantic's Greg Gantt, who led all scorers with 26 points, hit a 3-point shot with a hand in his face to five the Owls (5-6) a 68-67 lead with 7 seconds remaining. Perez then rebounded Aaron Graham's miss and scored at the buzzer to win it.

Graham came off the Stetson bench to score 16 points. Adam Pegg added 15 and Joel Naburgs 10.

Florida Atlantic led by double digits in the first half before leading 41-32 at the break. Later, a layup by Pablo Bertone (12 points) ended an Owls' drought of nearly 4 minutes, tying it at 60-60. Gantt then gave FAU two late leads, but Perez prevailed.

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Stetson Hatters
W. Green, F262-30-01024
A. Pegg, C326-163-371015
J. Naburgs, G324-80-075210
C. Perez, G265-126-671416
H. Miller, G180-00-03340
A. Graham325-143-422216
L. McInerney201-10-03212
D. Diaz132-30-00026
L. Solanke10-00-01000
Totals 25-5712-1336141769
 43.9%92.3% 
Florida Atlantic Owls
J. McCoy, F251-20-09002
D. Sekelja, C152-70-12234
G. Gantt, G398-254-551323
J. Trapp, G333-71-23229
P. Bertone, G325-130-045212
A. Mattison235-60-071210
R. Morrow173-40-01016
K. Penn161-10-03032
Totals 28-655-836111668
 43.1%62.5% 
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Florida10-422-12161
FGCU8-621-14215
N.J. Tech8-620-15207
Jacksonville8-616-16289
Lipscomb7-712-21269
Kennesaw St.7-711-20263
Stetson4-1012-22303
S.C. Upstate4-1010-22324

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UAB16-226-783
Middle Tenn.13-525-1078
La. Tech12-623-9122
Old Dominion12-622-13140
Marshall12-617-16128
UTEP10-819-14214
Charlotte9-914-19234
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
FIU7-1113-19270
North Texas7-1112-20295
Rice7-1112-20279
So. Miss5-138-21315
FAU5-138-25300
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347
 
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