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Troy vs Florida Atlantic

FAU 80, Troy 59

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BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - Greg Gantt scored 23 points, and Florida Atlantic opened the second half with a 19-5 run to hand Troy an 80-59 loss in Sun Belt Conference play on Thursday night.

FAU swept the season series, having beaten Troy 61-54 on Dec. 27 behind Gantt's 26 points.

Stefan Moody scored 15 points for the Owls (10-9, 5-3), Pablo Bertone had 14 and Jackson Trapp 11

Antoine Myers had 15 points for Troy (7-11, 2-5), and Emil Jones chipped in 10 points and seven rebounds.

FAU made 13 of 24 3-pointers in the game to Troy's 3 of 14.

Florida Atlantic scored the first 10 points in the second half, including 3-pointers from Bertone and Moody, which led to a 42-28 advantage 3:36 in. Gantt's 3-pointer made it 47-32 with 14 minutes to go, and his layup pushed the lead to 51-32 with 13:08 remaining.

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Troy Trojans
T. Calhoun, F130-30-02000
W. Hinton, F130-50-00020
J. Warren, C213-31-38007
H. Williams, G290-30-03600
R. Scott, G283-90-00019
E. Jones265-100-071110
D. Jethroe233-72-25018
A. Myers156-63-420115
R. Chambers143-80-05006
J. Mullahey111-30-02002
B. Dixon51-10-00002
S. Muwallif20-00-00000
Totals 25-586-9357659
 43.1%66.7% 
Florida Atlantic Owls
J. McCoy, F242-44-57008
K. Penn, F150-20-00020
G. Gantt, G3510-210-042023
S. Moody, G356-140-035215
P. Bertone, G275-70-044214
D. Sekelja213-30-03536
J. Trapp194-50-015111
C. Bryant151-21-23123
C. Baker40-10-01000
A. Mattison40-00-00000
J. Lacunza10-00-00000
Totals 31-595-729221280
 52.5%71.4% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Georgia St.17-125-9
Western Ky.12-620-12
UL Lafayette11-723-12
Arkansas St.10-819-13
UALR9-915-17
UT-Arlington9-915-17
UL-Monroe7-119-17
Troy6-1211-20
S. Alabama5-1311-20
Texas St.4-148-23

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
So. Miss13-329-7
La. Tech13-329-8
Middle Tenn.13-324-9
Tulsa13-321-13
UTEP12-423-11
Old Dominion9-718-18
Tulane8-817-17
UAB7-918-13
Charlotte7-917-14
FIU7-915-16
North Texas6-1016-16
E. Carolina5-1117-17
FAU5-1110-22
Marshall4-1211-22
UT-San Antonio4-128-22
Rice2-147-23
 
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