GAME THREAD - FAU vs. FIU - February 17th, 2018
Panthers has the advantage in every major statistical category, but not by much. It was surprising to see the Owls get so dominated on the boards early in the half, but that has since balanced out.
Massey and Pfister are having solid days thus far.
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#FIU is not just leading the Owls in points, but also in FG% (53-47) and rebounds (17-16). Granted, those are just small deficits, but #FAU has had some trouble with comebacks at The Burrow.— FAU Owl's Nest (@FAU_Owls_Nest) February 17, 2018
Individually, Massey leads all scorers with 11 points & Pfister leads FAU with 5 boards. pic.twitter.com/hILJ7fTjl0
Owls retake the lead again!
Owls back on top!#FAU retakes the lead AND momentum via a dominating 13-2 run, in which Delph slams home a pair of dunks.— FAU Owl's Nest (@FAU_Owls_Nest) February 17, 2018
FAU 52 - FIU 49, 11:56 2H
FIU leads 70-69.
Owls lead 72-70.
This victory snaps a four game skid, and is FAU's second home conference win this season.
OWLS WIN! OWLS WIN! OWLS WIN!#FAU holds on to beat a back-and-forth contest over rival #FIU, 77-72!— FAU Owl's Nest (@FAU_Owls_Nest) February 17, 2018
This snaps a four-game losing streak for the Owls, who now improve to 11-15 (5-9).
See ya later, Kitties! pic.twitter.com/xxM4s2HtZv