Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament - East Tennessee State Falls 69-64 Against Florida Gulf Coast - Game Recap
Chase Fieler scored 22 points and added 15 rebounds for a double-double, leading Florida Gulf Coast over East Tennessee State, 69-64, on Thursday at Alico Arena.
Florida Gulf Coast won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 10-point spread.
Florida Gulf Coast got 14 points from Bernard Thompson and another 11 points from Brett Comer. Brett Comer contributed 4 assists, while Chase Fieler cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
East Tennessee State got an 18-point performance from Rashawn Rembert, who was supported by 13 points from Jalen Riley. Jalen Riley had 4 assists in a losing cause for East Tennessee State, while A.J. Merriweather grabbed 10 rebounds.
Florida Gulf Coast led at halftime, 34-33.
Florida Gulf Coast had a 46-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.