Hofstra 57
Fau 29 32 61
Date of game: 1/1/2013

Recap: Fla Atlantic vs. Hofstra

Boca Raton, FL (Sports Network) - Greg Gantt poured in a game-high 24 points to lead Florida Atlantic to a 61-57 win over Hofstra on Tuesday.

Stefan Moody added 16 points and seven rebounds for the Owls (7-8), winners in two of their last three games overall.

Taran Buie and Stevie Mejia each dropped in 13 points for the Pride (3-10), who fell to 0-6 on the road this season.

Mejia buried a jumper with just over one minute remaining to knot the game at 57-all, but Jordan McCoy knocked down a pair of free throws to put FAU up 59-57 with 36 seconds left.

Buie was stripped by Cavon Baker who was fouled and split a pair from the charity stripe to give the Owls a three-point lead.

Buie's trey with seven seconds left didn't fall and Richard Morrow added a free throw to account for the final margin.

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