ESTERO, Fla. -- Latif Rivers scored 17 with three 3-pointers on Monday night to lead Wagner over Stetson 81-64 in the opening round of the Inaugural Gulf Coast Showcase at Germain Arena.
Wagner (4-2) led only 33-28 at the break, but shot 57.1 percent in the second half and finished the game 29 of 59 from the field, including 10 of 22 from 3-point distance. The Seahawks took their largest lead by 20 with 3:21 left to play.
Wagner advances to tomorrow's semifinals to play the winner between St. Bonaventure and Southern Illinois. Stetson will face the loser.