Toledo vs Florida Gulf Coast

Florida Gulf Coast 72, Toledo 66

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FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Sherwood Brown scored 22 points and Florida Gulf Coast rallied, then held on to beat Toledo 72-66 Thursday in the title game of the Atlantis on the mainland tournament.

The Eagles (4-2) were behind 37-27 at halftime but shot 60 percent after the break - and finished at 50 percent overall. The final score was Florida Gulf Coast's largest lead of the game.

The Rockets (1-4) came within two points with 20 seconds left after three free throws by Rian Pearson, who finished with 28 points. Brown's dunk made it 70-66 and the Eagles were in control after that.

Eric McKnight had 15 points and Chase Fieler 10 for FGCU. Bernard Thompson grabbed 11 rebounds for the Eagles. Besides Pearson, Julius Brown was the only other double-figure scorer for Toledo, with 12 points.

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Toledo (0-4)372966
Florida Gulf Coast (3-2) «274572

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Toledo Rockets
M. Smith, F182-42-21048
N. Boothe, C222-40-04144
J. Brown, G346-150-025012
R. Pearson, G3111-186-661428
D. Buckley, G291-41-24344
R. Holliday302-70-03236
R. Wonnell140-10-03030
J. Lemons122-30-00014
A. Mathew60-10-00000
J. Ewing40-20-01000
Totals 26-599-1027122366
 44.1%90% 
Florida Gulf Coast Eagles
C. Fieler, F303-54-652310
E. McKnight, F286-83-471215
B. Thompson, G342-113-611237
B. Comer, G333-71-44727
S. Brown, G318-123-411222
E. Murray141-11-22003
C. Varidel131-50-01112
D. Graf100-00-01120
F. Cvjeticanin72-31-22006
Totals 26-5216-2838151572
 50%57.1% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron0-02-087
Bowling Green0-03-1118
Kent St.0-03-1336
Buffalo0-03-249
Miami (Ohio)0-03-2211
Ohio0-02-2235
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
E. Michigan0-04-0110
C. Michigan0-03-1294
Toledo0-03-13
N. Illinois0-02-2345
W. Michigan0-02-3265
Ball St.0-01-4227

Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Stetson0-04-2337
Lipscomb0-03-298
FGCU0-02-2147
N.J. Tech0-02-2251
S.C. Upstate0-02-3277
Jacksonville0-01-3298
Kennesaw St.0-01-4275
No. Florida0-01-6331
 
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MIZZ 78 Final
STAN 70
DUKE 89 Final
MINN 71
MEMP 65 Final
VCU 78
CLEM 49 Final
GONZ 57
LOU 51 Final
NIOWA 46