No. 6 Indiana routs Florida Atlantic 88-52

No. 6 Indiana routs Florida Atlantic 88-52
December 21, 2012, 9:12 pm
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Indiana's Kevin Ferrell defends as Florida Atlantic's Pablo Bertone drives to the basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Bloomington, Ind., Friday, Dec. 21, 2012. (AP Photo Alan Petersime)


BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) Cody Zeller had 24 points and six rebounds, leading four Indiana players into double figures and the sixth-ranked Hoosiers routed Florida Atlantic 88-52.

The Hoosiers (11-1) have won 29 straight home games against nonconference foes.

Since losing to Butler on Saturday, the Hoosiers have shot a combined 64 of 106 from the field (60.4 percent).

Florida Atlantic (5-7) was led by Greg Gantt, who scored 25 points. Gantt has 1,556 career points, three behind all-time leader Earnest Crumbley.

Zeller tied the score at 6 and broke the tie with a three-point play that sent Indiana on a 20-2 run that made it 24-8.

Florida Atlantic never got closer than 13 the rest of the game.