BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) -- Will Whittington led Marist College with
20 points en route to an 84-75 win over Florida Atlantic University
Marist shot 66.7 percent in the second half, while making just
one turnover. Marist improved to 5-4 overall, while Florida
Atlantic dropped to 3-6.
In the second half, Marist led by as many as 14. Florida
Atlantic closed the gap to as little as four points on free throws
by DeAndre Rice, who scored 20 of his 23 points in the second half.
Marist won the rebounding battle 32 to 27.