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Florida Atlantic beats UALR 88-71 on ESPN2

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Kore White had 22 points and 11

rebounds, and Florida Atlantic beat Arkansas-Little Rock 88-71 on

Saturday.

The win gives the Owls their first seven-game winning streak

since 1990-91.

Four other players scored in double figures for the Owls (15-6,

7-0 Sun Belt Conference). Greg Gantt added 16 points, Alex Tucker

added 14, Raymond Taylor 13 and Brett Royster 12.

The Owls led 42-37 at halftime and broke it open with a 9-2 run

that stretched the lead to 84-67 after a 3-pointer by Tucker with

2:32 to play.

The Red Wolves made only 3 of 12 (25 percent) field goals in the

second half. The hot-shooting Owls made 50 percent (29 of 58) of

their field goal attempts, including going 8 of 19 (42.1 percent)

from 3-point range.

Solomon Bozeman scored 26 points and Daylon Guy added 15 for the

Red Wolves (12-10, 4-3), who had a four-game winning streak

snapped.

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