Jacksonville vs Florida Gulf Coast

Florida Gulf Coast 78, Jacksonville 55

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FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Bernard Thompson scored 18 points and Chase Fieler finished a rebound shy of a double-double as Florida Gulf Coast opened a massive first-half advantage and cruised over Jacksonville 78-55 in Atlantic Sun Conference action Saturday.

Thompson was 7-of-12 shooting while Fieler scored 10 points with nine rebounds and three blocks for the Eagles (10-6, 2-1).

Glenn Powell led the Dolphins (7-9, 2-1) with 19 points and Kordario Fleming had 11 rebounds and four assists on top of seven points.

Florida Gulf Coast opened with a 13-2 lead capped by Sherwood Brown's jumper just over 5 minutes into the game. The Eagles closed the half on a 26-10 run and held the Dolphins to a single field goal over the final 6 minutes for a 43-17 intermission advantage.

Florida Gulf Coast is now 8-0 at home this year, tying the program's Division I record for consecutive home victories.

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Scoreboard
Jacksonville (7-9)173855
Florida Gulf Coast (10-6) «433578
 
Jacksonville Dolphins
K. Fleming, F311-95-711407
D. Fritsch, F305-170-060213
G. Powell, F267-95-640219
J. Haywood, G241-91-24133
R. Powell, G220-00-04200
E. Graham202-41-23115
K. McDougald142-61-20256
M. Bell130-40-00000
J. Bogus110-32-21012
T. Alderman70-20-02050
C. Spurling20-00-01000
Totals 18-6315-2141101955
 28.6%71.4% 
Florida Gulf Coast Eagles
C. Fieler, F234-92-291310
E. McKnight, F203-42-47128
S. Brown, G252-93-46008
B. Thompson, G257-122-320018
B. Comer, G221-41-24723
D. Graf202-43-44337
C. Varidel195-90-020313
F. Cvjeticanin162-62-23117
E. Murray141-22-31024
A. Blessig70-10-01020
L. Livingston60-00-01020
M. Blake30-10-03010
Totals 27-6117-2446132178
 44.3%70.8% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Mercer14-427-9
FGCU14-422-13
S.C. Upstate11-719-15
ETSU10-819-16
No. Florida10-816-16
Lipscomb10-815-15
Jacksonville8-1012-18
Northern Kentucky5-139-21
Stetson5-137-24
Kennesaw St.3-156-25
 
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