Deland,FL- #25 FGCU (16-2, 3-0) obliterated Stetson University (7-9, 1-2) by a score of 89-47 Saturday afternoon from the Edmunds Center.
FGCU shot 44% from the field (30/68), 43% from beyond the arc (18/42), and were outrebounded by the Hatters 47-35. The Eagles dished out 22 assists, and had 14 steals, and 2 blocks on the defensive side of the ball. FGCU forced 23 Hatter team turnovers while only having 6 team turnovers of their own.
FGCU took a 56-29 lead to the half and completely dominated this game from the tipoff. All 5 FGCU starters finished in double figures in scoring. The Eagles were able to play 14 players this game and relied on the 3 ball which had escaped them last game against Liberty.
Standout Players (FGCU):
Nasrin Ulel 19 pts
Davion Wingate 19 pts
Keri Jewett-Giles 15 pts
Standout Players (SU):
Day’Neshia Banks 21 pts, 11 rebounds
#25 FGCU continues their ASUN road trip and head to UNF (9-7, 2-1) Monday night at 7 pm.