Field Goal %
- FGCU 42.9
- 37.5 GTWN
Three Point %
- FGCU 40.0
- 25.9 GTWN
- FGCU 13
- 14 GTWN
- FGCU 42
- 40 GTWN
- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19255
|Florida Gulf Coast||24||54||78|
- 0th Half
Florida Gulf Coast scored 78 points on 76 possessions Friday, just the fourth time in the last 16 games that Georgetown has allowed more than a point per possession in a game. The 78 points allowed by the Hoyas were tied for the second most Georgetown has allowed in a game this season.
Otto Porter Jr. shot 29.4 percent (5-17) from the field Friday, his lowest shooting percentage in a game this season, minimum three field goal attempts. Porter could not finish around the rim, making two of his nine field goals in the paint against Florida Gulf Coast.
Florida Gulf Coast outscored Georgetown 25-11 in transition Friday. The 25 transition points scored by Florida Gulf Coast were the most the Hoyas have allowed in a game this season. They entered the game allowing 10.1 transition points per game. --Sherwood Brown and Bernard Thompson paced the Eagles in transition against Georgetown, scoring 17 of the team's 25 transition points.
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