No. 24 FAU tops W Kentucky 76-62 for first ranked victory

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Nicholas Boyd had 16 points, Alijah Martin added 15 off the bench and No. 24 Florida Atlantic ran past Western Kentucky 76-62 on Monday night for its 16th consecutive victory. Hours after becoming ranked for the first time in school history, the Owls pulled away in the second half of a close game behind 54% shooting. Dayvi McKnight had 15 points and Jordan Rawls 13 for W. Kentucky, which had its three-game conference winning streak stopped.

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