LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Dontaye Draper scored 19 points and Drew
Hall added 16 as Charleston beat Florida Atlantic 90-73 in the
Billy Minardi Classic on Tuesday night.
The Cougars (4-3) will face host Louisville in the final on
Wednesday. The Owls (3-4) will take on Middle Tennessee in the
DeAndre Rice led FAU with 21 points, but the Owls couldn't
overcome a sluggish first half in which the Cougars built a
Charleston never trailed and converted 22 FAU turnovers into 28
points. Renardo Dickerson had 15 points for the Cougars while Josh
Jackson added 13 off the bench.
Quinton Young added 14 points for FAU, but the Owls shot 32
percent from the floor in the first half and couldn't keep up with