Florida Atlantic vs Troy

FAU 88, Troy 67


TROY, Ala. (AP) - Greg Gantt scored 25 points as Florida Atlantic routed Troy 88-67 Thursday night in a Sun Belt Conference game.

Gantt, the leading scorer for FAU (7-121, 3-3), hit 8 of 16 shots from the field, including 4 of 6 3-pointers. He was 5 for 5 from the foul line and had great help from FAU's bench, which outscored Troy (6-11, 1-5) 43-24.

Raymond Taylor scored 15 points, making all three of his 3-point attempts. Pablo Bertone added 13 points and Shavar Richardson 11.

Up 42-29 at halftime, Florida Atlantic increased its lead to 24 points midway through the second half. The Owls shot 55.4 percent from the floor (31 of 56) and 52.9 percent from the arc (9 of 17).

Emil Jones was the only Trojan in double figures with 19 points. Leading scorer Will Weathers had just four points on 1 for 10 shooting.

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Florida Atlantic Owls
K. White, F252-51-27235
K. Penn, F50-00-11010
G. Gantt, G348-165-541125
A. Tucker, G321-32-25244
S. Richardson, G315-91-132111
R. Taylor285-102-225315
P. Bertone185-72-253213
J. McCoy132-24-63028
A. Mattison51-10-01002
D. Mavin40-10-02000
J. Floyd30-00-00100
O. Grier22-20-00005
Totals 31-5617-2137161788
Troy Trojans
T. Owens, F243-31-15027
W. Weathers, G321-102-32714
E. Jones, G317-112-3113319
J. Wright, G223-91-21129
S. Cunningham, G192-60-00054
A. Jones293-150-02139
R. Chambers162-33-34037
R. Scott142-30-00015
D. Clark100-30-23010
B. Feldman31-10-00103
Totals 24-649-1434132167
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.0-07-226
Old Dominion0-08-359
La. Tech0-07-499
So. Miss0-07-4258
Western Ky.0-07-470
North Texas0-07-5187
UT-San Antonio0-07-5230

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-08-352
Georgia St.0-07-4231
Coast. Car.0-06-5185
S. Alabama0-06-5290
Texas St.0-05-6340
App. St.0-05-7252
Arkansas St.0-04-7310
Little Rock0-02-9319
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Virginia 70 Final
GT 38
Illinois 52 Final
PSU 54
NC 82 Final
VT 68
PEP 47 Final