Scores

Final

FGCU 53

(8-10, 4-4 A-Sun)

Belmont 95

(13-6, 6-1 A-Sun)

    8:00 PM ET, January 16, 2012

    Curb Event Center, Nashville, Tennessee

    1 2 T
    FGCU 19 3453
    BEL 49 4695

    Top Performers

    Florida Gulf Coast: F. Cvjeticanin 11 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Belmont: K. Johnson 13 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 4 Stl

    Belmont 95, Florida Gulf Coast 53

    Associated Press

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Ian Clark and Kerron Johnson scored 13 points apiece as Belmont routed Florida Gulf Coast 95-53 Monday night for the Bruins' sixth win in seven games.

    Belmont (13-6, 6-1 Atlantic Sun Conference) led wire-to-wire, starting with an 18-4 run. By halftime, it was 49-19 as the Bruins outshot the Eagles 50 percent (17 of 34) to 28.6 percent (6 of 21).

    Belmont shot better than 54 percent from the field for the second straight game. Fifteen Bruins played at least 4 minutes apiece and all but three scored, shooting 54.7 percent (35 of 64) and 45.2 percent from beyond the arc (14 of 31).

    Belmont dominated inside, outrebounding Florida Gulf Coast 40-22 and outscoring the Eagles 42-18 in the paint.

    The Bruins scored 22 points off 18 Florida Gulf Coast turnovers.

    Filip Cvjeticanin scored 11 to lead the Eagles (8-10, 4-4), who shot 37.5 percent (18 of 48).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FGCU
    BEL
    Points 53 95
    FG Made-Attempted 18-48 (.375) 35-64 (.547)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-19 (.263) 14-31 (.452)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-15 (.800) 11-14 (.786)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 44

    2011-12 Season

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