Scores

Final

Florida Atl 58

(6-11, 2-2 Sun Belt)

Arkansas State 50

(8-10, 2-2 Sun Belt)

    8:05 PM ET, January 9, 2012

    ASU Convocation Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas

    1 2 T
    FAU 28 3058
    ARST 27 2350

    Top Performers

    Florida Atlantic: A. Tucker 16 Pts, 4 Reb, 7 Ast, 4 Stl

    Arkansas St: E. Townsel 17 Pts, 3 Reb, 5 Ast, 4 Stl

    FAU 58, Arkansas St. 50

    Associated Press

    JONESBORO, Ark. -- Greg Gantt had 21 points and seven rebounds to lead Florida Atlantic to a 58-50 victory against Arkansas State on Monday night.

    Alex Tucker added 16 points and seven assists for the Owls (6-11, 2-2 Sun Belt).

    Ed Townsel had 17 points and five assists and Malcoln Kirkland added 16 points for the Red Wolves (8-10, 2-2). Brandon Peterson collected 11 rebounds.

    A 10-0 run during a 3:51 stretch of the second half gave Florida Atlantic control. Gantt and Tucker had four points each during the surge, which made the score 43-32 in the Owls' favor with 14:27 remaining.

    In the second half, Arkansas State shot just 35.7 percent (10 of 28) from the field and made 1 of 8 free-throw attempts.

    Kelvin Penn had eight rebounds and four blocks for Florida Atlantic.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FAU
    ARST
    Points 58 50
    FG Made-Attempted 25-51 (.490) 21-58 (.362)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-13 (.308) 4-16 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 4-5 (.800) 4-8 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 8 (0/0) 6 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 18 14

    2011-12 Season

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