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Florida International narrowly holds off Marshall 72-71

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) Tevin Brewer scored 20 points and Florida International held off Marshall for a 72-71 win on Thursday night for its first road win of the season.

Denver Jones had 16 points for Florida International (14-11, 4-8 Conference USA). Clevon Brown added 15 points, seven rebounds and three blocks, and Eric Lovett had 11 points.

Andrew Taylor had 22 points for the Thundering Herd (8-16, 1-10). Taevion Kinsey added 14 points. Obinna Anochili-Killen had nine rebounds.

Taylor made a 3-pointer just before the final buzzer to cap the scoring.

The Panthers improve to 2-0 against the Thundering Herd this season. Florida International defeated Marshall 70-66 on Jan. 20.

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Updated February 10, 2022

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