BOCA RATON, Fla. – After upsetting Florida Atlantic last season, the Lynn men's basketball team wasn't going to catch the Owls napping this time around. FAU used built a big lead in the first half, which allowed them to win despite playing even over the final 20 minutes.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: FAU 92, Lynn 75
Records: Lynn (0-0), FAU (0-0)
Location: FAU Arena | Boca Raton, Fla.
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STATS OF THE GAME:
- In his first action as a Fighting Knight, Jordan Allen scored a team-high 17 points.
- Fellow DI transfer Christian Peevy added 15.
- Brandon Bornelus gave the Fighting Knights a trio of players in double figures with his 10.
- Ibrahima Sankare, Cameron Gaines and Giovanni Fraser all had five rebounds.
BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:
- Lynn was only outscored by a single bucket in the second half.
- The fighting Knights scored 13 points off FAU turnovers.
The Fighting Knights will close out their exhibition schedule with another DI opponent when they travel to Gainesville on Oct. 29 for a game against the Gators. That game can been seen on SEC Network+ available to anyone who receives the SEC Network through their TV package or through ESPN+.