Scores

Final

FGCU 74

(19-9, 11-4 A-Sun)

Lipscomb 84

(10-15, 5-9 A-Sun)

Coverage: ESPN3

7:30 PM ET, February 16, 2013

Allen Arena, Nashville, Tennessee

1 2 T
FGCU 34 4074
LIP 30 5484

Top Performers

Florida Gulf Coast: B. Thompson 23 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

Lipscomb: M. Smith 30 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Lipscomb 84, Florida Gulf Coast 74

Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Martin Smith had career highs with 30 points and 10 rebounds, and Stephen Hurt added 20 points and 10 rebounds to lead Lipscomb to an 84-74 upset of Florida Gulf Coast in an Atlantic Sun Conference game Saturday night.

Florida Gulf Coast (19-9, 11-4) had won seven consecutive games. The Eagles' most recent loss was 87-78 to Lipscomb in overtime on Jan. 17.

Deonte Alexander added 14 points for the Bisons (10-15, 5-9), who had lost four of five coming in.

Bernard Thompson scored 23 points, Sherwood Brown had 17 with nine rebounds, Chase Fieler scored 12 and Brett Comer had 12 assists with eight points for the Eagles.

Trailing 34-30 at halftime, Lipscomb tied at 44-44 on Alexander's layup 4:33 in and finally took the lead for good at 63-61 on Hurt's jumper with 5:33 remaining. Hurt hit another jumper to make it 75-67 with 1:18 left.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
FGCU
LIP
Points 74 84
FG Made-Attempted 29-58 (.500) 28-62 (.452)
3P Made-Attempted 5-19 (.263) 6-17 (.353)
FT Made-Attempted 11-21 (.524) 22-31 (.710)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
Largest Lead 12 10

2012-13 Season

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