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 (7-11)283159
Florida Atlantic (10-9) «324880

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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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Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297

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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
 
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