Florida Gulf Coast vs North Florida

Florida Gulf Coast 89, North Florida 75


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Chase Fieler scored 22 points with eight rebounds, and Florida Gulf Coast made a 19-7 run late in the second half to defeat North Florida 89-75 in an Atlantic Sun Conference game Thursday.

Sherwood Brown contributed 19 points and seven rebounds, Brett Comer scored 17, Bernard Thompson 13 and Eddie Murray 10 for the Eagles (15-8, 7-3). The victory gave Florida Gulf Coast a season sweep.

The Eagles shot 52.2 percent (12 of 23) on 3-pointers to the Ospreys' 31.6 percent (6 of 19) and scored 19 points off turnovers to UNF's eight.

Parker Smith scored 20 points for North Florida (8-15, 3-7), while Travis Wallace had 14, BaeBae Daniels 12 and Andy Diaz 11. The Ospreys have lost four straight.

North Florida closed to 58-57 on Wallace's free throws with 11:11 to go, but Murray capped the 19-7 run with a layup for a 77-64 advantage with 5:02 remaining.

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Florida Gulf Coast (15-8) «404989
North Florida (8-15)403575

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Florida Gulf Coast Eagles
C. Fieler, F268-123-481322
E. McKnight, F171-31-25043
B. Thompson, G346-100-021213
S. Brown, G327-161-271219
B. Comer, G287-150-046117
E. Murray225-50-150210
F. Cvjeticanin151-40-02003
C. Varidel140-12-20112
D. Graf120-30-01200
Totals 35-697-1135121589
North Florida Ospreys
D. Jeune, F211-40-01242
T. Wallace, F214-86-670214
P. Smith, G376-154-512220
W. Wilson, G372-40-03504
B. Beech, G203-71-31137
C. McRoy212-30-02015
B. Daniels205-71-280112
A. Diaz175-61-260411
R. Rodriguez60-20-02100
Totals 28-5613-1833111775
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Florida8-615-19217
S.C. Upstate7-717-16229
Kennesaw St.7-714-18259
N.J. Tech3-1111-20290
Other games
ILL 75 Final
ARIZ 57 Final
BUTL 58 Final
STL 75
GONZ 88 Final
LMU 43