Jeff Parmer -FILE PHOTO
Nov. 26, 2007
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Dane Brumagin had 21 points Monday to lead Missouri-Kansas City to a 77-66 nonconference victory over Florida Atlantic University.
The Kangaroos (3-3) improved their home record to 3-0 while the Owls lost for the fifth time in six games.
Sixteen of Brumagin's points came in a span of 5:22 in the second half. The game was tied at 48-48 with 10 minutes remaining when Brumagin, who was 5-of-8 from 3-point range, hit three consecutive 3-pointers in a little over a minute to put UMKC up 57-48.
The Kangaroos connected on 7-of-11 free throws in the last three minutes to seal the victory.
Brent Stephens scored 16 for the Kangaroos, Tim Blackwell had 14 and Reggie Hamilton added 10.