Florida Gulf Coast vs South Carolina Upstate

Florida Gulf Coast 72, SC-Upstate 71


SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - Chase Fieler made a layup with 2 seconds left in overtime to lead Florida Gulf Coast to a 72-71 victory over South Carolina Upstate in an Atlantic Sun Conference game on Thursday night, snapping the Spartans' four-game winning streak.

The Spartans had tied it a 64-all on Ty Greene's 3-pointer with 20 seconds left in regulation.

Florida Gulf Coast's Bernard Thompson led five double-figure scorers with 19 points, Fieler scored 17, Sherwood Brown had 14 points and 11 rebounds, Eric McKnight chipped in 12 and Brett Comer 10 for the Eagles (12-6, 4-1), who are off to their best start in A-Sun play since joining the league in 2007.

Torrey Craig had 24 points and 14 rebounds for the Spartans (8-9, 2-1), and Greene scored 20 points.

SC Upstate trailed 38-29 at the half but pulled to 53-51 on Babatunde Olumuyiwa's layup with 5:53 left.

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Florida Gulf Coast Eagles
C. Fieler, F385-97-854317
E. McKnight, F315-82-521312
S. Brown, G435-112-2111114
B. Comer, G354-82-458410
B. Thompson, G327-151-541319
E. Murray160-10-00010
F. Cvjeticanin120-20-02000
D. Graf110-10-02000
C. Varidel70-10-00000
Totals 26-5614-2435151572
South Carolina Upstate Spartans
T. Craig, F379-193-4142324
J. Maxey, F332-61-24225
R. Glenn, F322-41-25115
T. Greene, G416-123-332220
M. Blessing, G232-40-00456
A. Rodgers263-101-13517
B. Olumuyiwa142-20-05034
F. Miller110-30-02000
R. Elam80-00-00000
Totals 26-609-1238161771
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Florida10-422-12161
N.J. Tech8-620-15207
Kennesaw St.7-711-20263
S.C. Upstate4-1010-22324
Other games
MIST 62 Final
ARIZ 66 Final
ORE 70
STMA 78 Final