DENVER -- Nate Rohnert scored 25 points and grabbed eight rebounds as Denver defeated Florida Atlantic 73-63 on Saturday.
Rohnert was 7-for-10 from the field and made 10 of 13 shots from the line for the Pioneers (14-9, 7-5 Sun Belt).
Denver was up 37-29 at halftime, but the Owls (12-12, 8-5) cut the lead to just six points with about two minutes left.
Rohnert then went on a 6-0 run to put the game away. Chase Hallam added 11 points for Denver.
The loss ended a five-game winning streak for the Owls.