Troy beats FIU in overtime

Panthers fall 75-70

Published On: Feb 23 2012 11:46:14 PM EST
MIAMI -

Troy beat FIU in overtime 75-70.

It was the fifth straight loss for the Panthers.

Jeremy Allen led FIU with 22 points.

Phil Taylor added 20.

FIU had an eight-point lead with 5:31 left in regulation.

However, Troy chipped away.

They outscored the panthers 10-2 to tie the game at 67 with 38 seconds left.

FIU commited 19 turnovers, resulting in 23 points for Troy.

The loss snaps a three-game winning streak for FIU over Troy.