Miami defeats Florida Gulf Coast 87-75
Malcolm Grant scored 20 points to lead Miami to an 87-75 victory
over Florida Gulf Coast on Saturday night.
Durand Scott added 15 points and Garrius Adams 13 for the
Anthony Banks scored 21 points and Reed Baker 20 for Florida
Gulf Coast (2-3).
Miami hit 10 of 20 3-pointers in the first half to take a 50-39
lead. Grant hit five treys in the first half and has hit at least
one 3-pointer in 13 straight games – the second-longest active
streak in the ACC, behind Florida State’s Deividas Dulkys, who has
hit a 3-pointer in 14 straight games. Florida State was idle
The Hurricanes finished with 13 3s.
Holding the Eagles scoreless for a 4:40 stretch in the first
half, Miami went on a run of 11 unanswered points and led
Miami’s biggest lead was 17 in the second half. FGCU drew within
seven but no closer.