Scores

Final

FGCU 55

(3-6, 2-2 away)

Florida Atl 69

(2-7, 1-1 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 8, 2007

    FAU Arena, Boca Raton, Florida

    1 2 T
    FGCU 15 4055
    FAU 30 3969

    Top Performers

    Florida Gulf Coast: L. Adler 18 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Florida Atlantic: C. Monroe 26 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Florida Atlantic 69, Florida Gulf Coast 55

    Associated Press

    BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) -- Carlos Monroe scored 26 points to lead Florida Atlantic to a 69-55 victory over Florida Gulf Coast on Saturday night.

    FAU's aggressive defense held Florida Gulf Coast to 21.4 percent shooting in the first half and the Owls led 30-15 at halftime. Florida Gulf Coast (3-6) scoring leader Casey Wollheb was scoreless in the first half and finished with 11.

    Sean Alarcon had a career-high 13 points to help FAU (2-7) overcome the loss of Sanchez Hughley, sidelined by a leg injury.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FGCU
    FAU
    Points 55 69
    FG Made-Attempted 19-62 (.306) 28-55 (.509)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-26 (.269) 8-20 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-14 (.714) 5-14 (.357)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 15

    2007-08 Season

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