Recap - Florida Atlantic Defeats Ave Maria 86-51

Florida Atlantic cruised to victory on Friday, running Ave Maria out of the gym and running up an 86-51 score at FAU Arena.

Jackson Trapp had 23 points for Florida Atlantic and Pablo Bertone chipped in with 16 points. Marquan Botley had 5 assists for them, while Pablo Bertone was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Ave Maria got a 11-point performance from Matt Chattin, who was supported by 9 points from Corey Davis. Ralph Erickson had 3 assists in a losing cause for Ave Maria, while Wendell Powell grabbed 5 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Florida Atlantic were victorious, as the score was 44-23 at the break.

Florida Atlantic had a 52-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.