Scores

Final

Florida Atl 88

(4-4, 1-1 Sun Belt)

Stetson 78

(2-5, 2-2 home)

7:00 PM ET, December 6, 2012

Edmunds Center, Deland, Florida

1 2 T
FAU 41 4788
STET 28 5078

Top Performers

Florida Atlantic: G. Gantt 34 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

Stetson: A. Pegg 24 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast

FAU 88, Stetson 78

Associated Press

DELAND, Fla. -- Greg Gantt scored a career-high 34 points to lead Florida Atlantic over Stetson 88-78 Thursday night in a nonconference game.

The senior guard made his first six shots for the Owls (4-4), including four 3-pointers, to stake Florida Atlantic to a 20-7 lead after 6 minutes, 36 seconds. He had 21 points by halftime, and FAU led 41-28 at the break.

It was the fourth consecutive game of at least 20 points for Gantt, who was averaging 19.1 per game.

Stetson's Adam Pegg scored 18 of his 24 points in the second half and the Hatters (2-5) got as close as seven points, 61-54, with 10:01 left. FAU maintained the advantage with free throws, making 17 of 21 the rest of the way.

Moody, who made 9 of 11 free throws in that stretch, finished with 17 points, and Pablo Bertone and Jordan McCoy scored 12 each.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
FAU
STET
Points 88 78
FG Made-Attempted 29-60 (.483) 28-60 (.467)
3P Made-Attempted 7-18 (.389) 6-22 (.273)
FT Made-Attempted 23-30 (.767) 16-19 (.842)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
Largest Lead 18 0

2012-13 Season

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