Scores

Final OT

FGCU 72

(12-6, 4-1 A-Sun)

USC Upstate 71

(8-8, 2-1 A-Sun)

    7:00 PM ET, January 10, 2013

    1 2 OT T
    FGCU 38 26 872
    UPST 29 35 771

    Top Performers

    Florida Gulf Coast: S. Brown 14 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    South Carolina Upstate: T. Craig 24 Pts, 14 Reb, 2 Ast

    Florida Gulf Coast 72, SC-Upstate 71

    Associated Press

    SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Chase Fieler made a layup with 2 seconds left in overtime to lead Florida Gulf Coast to a 72-71 victory over South Carolina Upstate in an Atlantic Sun Conference game on Thursday night, snapping the Spartans' four-game winning streak.

    The Spartans had tied it a 64-all on Ty Greene's 3-pointer with 20 seconds left in regulation.

    Florida Gulf Coast's Bernard Thompson led five double-figure scorers with 19 points, Fieler scored 17, Sherwood Brown had 14 points and 11 rebounds, Eric McKnight chipped in 12 and Brett Comer 10 for the Eagles (12-6, 4-1), who are off to their best start in A-Sun play since joining the league in 2007.

    Torrey Craig had 24 points and 14 rebounds for the Spartans (8-9, 2-1), and Greene scored 20 points.

    SC Upstate trailed 38-29 at the half but pulled to 53-51 on Babatunde Olumuyiwa's layup with 5:53 left.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FGCU
    UPST
    Points 72 71
    FG Made-Attempted 26-56 (.464) 26-60 (.433)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-18 (.333) 10-23 (.435)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-24 (.583) 9-12 (.750)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 2

    2012-13 Season

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