Scores

Final

Belmont 86

(19-7, 11-2 A-Sun)

FGCU 63

(12-13, 7-7 A-Sun)

    5:15 PM ET, February 11, 2012

    Alico Arena, Fort Myers, Florida

    1 2 T
    BEL 38 4886
    FGCU 32 3163

    Top Performers

    Belmont: I. Clark 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    Florida Gulf Coast: S. Brown 10 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Belmont 86, Florida Gulf Coast 63

    Associated Press

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Ian Clark scored 17 points, dished out six assists and led six players in double figures as Belmont beat Florida Gulf Coast 86-63 Saturday.

    All five starters scored more than 10 for the Bruins, with Drew Hanlen adding 14 points, Kerron Johnson 12 and Mick Hedgepeth and Blake Jenkins 11 each. Scott Saunders came off the bench to score 13 for Belmont (19-7, 11-2 Atlantic Sun Conference)

    The Bruins led 38-32 at halftime and opened the second half on a 16-6 run. Scott Saunders' three-point play capped the spurt, in which the Bruins went 3 of 5 from 3, for a 54-38 advantage with 14:51remaining.

    Belmont was 30 of 60 from the field in its sixth straight win.

    Florida Gulf Coast (12-13, 7-7), which shot 37.9 percent from the field (22 of 58) and 28.6 percent from 3-point range (6 of 21), was led by Christophe Varidel's 11 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    BEL
    FGCU
    Points 86 63
    FG Made-Attempted 30-60 (.500) 22-58 (.379)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-26 (.385) 6-21 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-20 (.800) 13-22 (.591)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 23 4

    2011-12 Season

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