Bethune-Cookman 102, Florida Christian 51

Adrien Coleman scored 23 points to go with seven rebounds and

seven assists and Alex Smith tallied a double-double in

Bethune-Cookman’s 102-51 win over Division II program Florida

Christian on Monday.

Kevin Dukes, Paul Scotland and Brandon Stewart all had 14 points

while Smith finished with 10 points and 14 rebounds for

Bethune-Cookman (5-8), which scored its most points since a 104-103

double-overtime win against Morgan State in 2003.

Florida Christian (9-5) did not score until 5 minutes into the

first half, as Bethune-Cookman opened the game on an 8-0 run and

expanded its lead to 23-3 behind a dunk from Coleman.

Bethune-Cookman took a 48-17 lead into halftime and used a 14-4

run over the first 4 minutes of the second half to push its

advantage to 62-21. Coleman and Smith combined for 10 points during

the spurt.

Kenny Blanc had 16 points and nine rebounds for Florida

Christian.