Florida Gulf Coast 68, Prairie View 59
Brett Comer recorded a double-double to help Florida Gulf Coast
pull away from Prairie View 68-59 on Thursday night.
Prairie View (2-1) tied the game 52-52 before Comer’s layup and
free throw gave Florida Gulf Coast a 55-52 lead with 5:37 to play.
Comer controlled the game from there, recording two assists, three
rebounds and seven points during the final five minutes of
regulation. His two free throws gave the Eagles a 64-54 lead with
47 seconds to play.
Comer finished with 15 points, 10 assists and six rebounds.
Bernard Thompson scored 13 points and Filip Cvjetcanin added 10
points, shooting 100 percent (three field goals, two 3-pointers and
two free throws).
Prairie View recorded 11 steals and forced 16 turnovers, but the
Jaguars sent Florida Gulf Coast (2-1) to the free throw line 27
Jourdan Demuynck led Prairie View with 15 points and six