Florida Atlantic holds off D-II Palm Beach Atlantic, 73-62
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Jailyn Ingram put up 23 points and pulled down 11 rebounds as Florida Atlantic won for the fifth time in six games, holding off Division II-Palm Beach Atlantic, 73-62 on Wednesday night.
The Sailfish trailed by just three, 33-30 at intermission and were down by just six with two minutes left to play, but did not score again.
Ingram, who averaged 20 points per game in the Bahamas, hit 9 of 15 from the field, including a perfect 3-for-3 from distance. He was the lone Owl to score in double figures.
Paxton Wilson was 5 of 9 from behind the arc and finished with 16 points to lead Palm Beach Atlantic. Jules Jasmin added another 13.