FNU MEN’S BASKETBALL DEFEAT KEISER UNIVERSITY 88-74

Stats basketball
Score:  Florida National 88, Keiser 74
RecordsFlorida National (4-4), Keiser (1-2)
Location: Bucky Dent Center, Hialeah, Fla.
FNU Starters: Sims (G), Santos (G), Robertson (G), Hernandez (F), Rojas (F)
Keiser Starters: Radulovic (G), Fisher (G), Soto (G), Orlic (F), Matic (F)
FNU Highlights

  • Nico Rojas notched a 19 points, seven rebounds and four blocks.
  • Antonio Sims scored 15 points and got 3 rebounds.
  • Jeffrey Hernandez and Kenneth Santos scored 13 points each. 
  • The Seahawks outrebounded Florida National 40-37 in the contest.

Turning Point
The opening ten minutes of the contest proved to be difference as the Seahawks were unable to rebound.

How it Happened

  • Florida National controlled the opening ten minutes of the game as they held a 23-10 advantage.
  • The Conquistadors led by as many as 37-19, before the Seahawks closed the half on a 10-5 spurt to get within 42-29.
  • Keiser trimmed the margin to 47-36 on an Orlic layup but Florida National responded back with a 9-1 run to extend their advantage to the largest of the game, 56-37 with 13:35 left in regulation.
  • The Seahawks fought all the way back to single digits, 81-74, but FNU scored the final seven points of the game, prevailing 88-74.

Inside the Box Score

  • The Conquistadors pulled down 15 offensive rebounds which led to 24 points.

Game Notes

  • FNU improve its record to 4-4.

Ties: 0
Lead Changes: 0
Largest Lead: Keiser (0), Florida National (19)

Florida National
Points: Rojas (19)
Rebounds: Santoas (7)
Assists: Sims (5)
Keiser
Points: Matic (23)
Rebounds: Radulovic (12)
Assists: Radulovic (6)

Up Next
The Conquistadors will face Lynn University on Friday evening at Boca Raton with a tipoff of 7:00 p.m.

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