Stetson Hosts FGCU in A-Sun/CSS Friday Night Contest

Friday, February 22, 2013

MACON, Ga. - Stetson welcomes FGCU to DeLand, Fla. for the Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball CSS Friday Night Contest at 7 p.m. In their first meeting, the Eagles won 96-65, which was also the CSS Friday Night game.

Both teams have already locked up spot in the 2013 General Shale Atlantic Sun Championship and sit in the top-three of the league standings.

Matt Stewart and Sonny Smith are on the call for the 7 p.m. tip. The game can also be seen on ESPN3. Fans can also follow along on Twitter by using the official hashtag of A-Sun Men's Basketball; #ASunMBB.

FGCU (19-9; 11-4) at Stetson (12-14; 9-6) - CSS/ESPN3 - 7 PM
• FGCU's 19 conference wins over the past two season are the third-most in the A-Sun; Mercer (25) and USC Upstate (21).
• Stetson’s Adam Pegg and Chris Perez are the top scoring duo in the A-Sun at 31.1 PPG.
• FGCU, Stetson and Lipscomb are the only teams in the A-Sun to have at least three players average 11.0 PPG.
• Stetson is 6-5 at home this season, while FGCU is 6-8 in away games.
• FGCU’s Brett Comer's 183 assists is tied for 14th most all-time for a single season.
• Stetson's Adam Pegg and FGCU's Sherwood Brown are two of three to rank in the top-10 of the A-Sun for scoring and rebounding.

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