Recap - Florida Atlantic Defeats Louisiana-Lafayette 75-70
Greg Gantt scored 23 points leading Florida Atlantic to a 75-70 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette at FAU Arena on Thursday.
Bettors who backed Florida Atlantic were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks.
Florida Atlantic got 16 points from Stefan Moody and another 12 points from Pablo Bertone. Pablo Bertone contributed 3 assists, while Stefan Moody cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Louisiana-Lafayette got 23 points from Elfrid Payton in a losing cause and another 22 points from Shawn Long. Elridge Moore contributed 3 assists for them, while Shawn Long had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Florida Atlantic were victorious, as the score was 39-27 at the break.
Florida Atlantic won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-29.