Florida Atlantic (14-16, 8-9 Sun Belt Conference) took a 73-56 lead -- their largest of the game -- with 6:10 left in the second half on a 3-pointer by Nwoji. He also had seven rebounds and four assists.
The Trojans (11-17, 4-13) responded by outscoring Florida Atlanta over the next four minutes, cutting to nine points. O'Darien Bassett scored 13 points for Troy during a 17-9 run to trim the margin to 96-93 with 14 seconds left in the game.
But Troy would come no closer, as Florida Atlantic made its free throws to put the game away.