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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Scoreboard
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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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-04-033
UT-Arlington0-02-02
Georgia St.0-03-181
App. St.0-03-2327
Coast. Car.0-03-2124
S. Alabama0-03-2150
UL Lafayette0-03-277
Arkansas St.0-02-2205
Troy0-02-3203
Texas St.0-01-2152
UL-Monroe0-01-2133
Little Rock0-00-4279

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech0-03-0121
Old Dominion0-04-137
Middle Tenn.0-03-180
UAB0-03-1300
So. Miss0-02-1271
Western Ky.0-02-1330
UT-San Antonio0-03-2199
Charlotte0-02-2296
FAU0-02-2339
Marshall0-02-2240
North Texas0-02-2287
FIU0-02-3343
Rice0-01-3298
UTEP0-01-3324
 
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