Florida Gulf Coast vs Ave Maria Final: 86-54 - Recap
Florida Gulf Coast cruised to victory on Thursday, running Ave Maria out of the gym and running up an 86-54 score at Alico Arena.
Christophe Varidel had 17 points for Florida Gulf Coast and Sherwood Brown chipped in with 13 points. Dajuan Graf had 7 assists for them, while Christophe Varidel was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Ave Maria got a 10-point performance from Matt Chattin, who was supported by 9 points from Kiel Lewis. John Russo had 2 assists in a losing cause for Ave Maria, while Matt Chattin grabbed 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Florida Gulf Coast were victorious, as the score was 40-23 at the break.
Florida Gulf Coast won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-29.