Scores

Final

East Carolina 67

(11-6, 0-2 C-USA)

Florida Atl 78

(6-11, 2-1 C-USA)

    7:00 PM ET, January 16, 2014

    FAU Arena, Boca Raton, Florida

    1 2 T
    ECU 33 3467
    FAU 30 4878

    Top Performers

    East Carolina: M. Zangari 14 Pts, 11 Reb

    Florida Atlantic: J. Raffington 12 Pts, 14 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Blk

    Florida Atlantic beats East Carolina 78-67

    Associated Press

    BOCA RATON, Fla. -- Jackson Trapp scored 23 points and hit 6 of 11 from beyond the arc as Florida Atlantic won its first home game as a member of Conference USA, beating East Carolina 78-67 on Thursday night.

    Florida Atlantic (6-11, 2-1 Conference USA) went on an 11-2 run late in the second half to take a 65-57 lead with 5:35 to play. Florida Atlantic trailed by as many as 11 in the first half and didn't lead until the 15:33 mark in the second.

    Justin Raffington and Pablo Bertone each added 12 points apiece for Florida Atlantic. Raffington led the Owls with 14 rebounds.

    East Carolina (11-6, 0-2) shot just 36.8 percent from the field. Akeem Richmond led the Pirates with 20 points.

    Florida Atlantic has won three of its last four after suffering a four-game losing streak.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ECU
    FAU
    Points 67 78
    FG Made-Attempted 21-57 (.368) 25-61 (.410)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-27 (.296) 10-28 (.357)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-22 (.773) 18-23 (.783)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

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