By Habtom Keleta – Assistant Athletics Director for Communications
BRUNSWICK, Ga. | No. 17 Florida Memorial returned to the win column as they completed the season sweep with a 67-61 victory over Coastal Georgia. The win catapults FMU to 19 overall wins for the year.
FMU was led by power forward Felix Uadiale who finished with a game-high 21 points on a perfect 8-of-8 shots from the field to go along with nine rebounds, while teammate Latavious Mitchell produced a double-double, scoring 13 points and grabbing 14 boards in the road victory.
Florida Memorial’s bench mob was brilliant, outscoring the Mariners bench 31-13.
The Lions return to action on Wednesday, February 14 as they host Ave Maria. Tip-off is slated for 7:30 p.m. at the FMU Wellness Center.