Scores

Final

USC Upstate 80

(8-5, 2-0 A-Sun)

FGCU 75

(3-7, 1-1 A-Sun)

    7:30 PM ET, December 19, 2011

    Alico Arena, Fort Myers, Florida

    1 2 T
    UPST 31 4980
    FGCU 33 4275

    Top Performers

    South Carolina Upstate: T. Greene 21 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Florida Gulf Coast: C. Fieler 12 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 5 Blk

    SC-Upstate 80, Florida Gulf Coast 75

    Associated Press

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Ty Greene tied his season high with 21 points and Ricardo Glenn had his second straight double-double as South Carolina-Upstate held off Florida Gulf Coast 80-75 Monday night.

    Glenn had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Spartans (8-5, 2-0 Atlantic Sun Conference), who hit 23 of 27 free throws for their best percentage of the year (85.2).

    Upstate trailed 50-47 with 11:06 to play when Adrian Rodgers hit a 3-pointer and Glenn made a layup, followed by a free throw a second later for a 53-50 lead with 9:59 left.

    After the Eagles (3-7, 1-1) trimmed the lead to one, 55-54, the Spartans used a 13-4 run over a span of 3:06 to lead 68-58 with 4:47 to play.

    Florida Gulf Coast got to 74-71 with 41 seconds left, then Glenn made a layup and Upstate made 4 of 6 foul shots.

    Bernard Thompson's 16 points led the Eagles.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UPST
    FGCU
    Points 80 75
    FG Made-Attempted 25-63 (.397) 26-56 (.464)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-24 (.292) 8-17 (.471)
    FT Made-Attempted 23-27 (.852) 15-27 (.556)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 4

    2011-12 Season

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