The semifinals of the 2012 Atlantic Sun basketball tournament are set after Thursday's action in which East Tennessee State defeated North Florida 68-66 and Florida Gulf Coast pulled off an upset victory over USC Upstate 71-58.
In the nightcap, Florida Gulf Coast used a big second half to stun the No. 3 seed USC Upstate. Christophe Varidel led five Florida Gulf Coast players in double figures with 14 points. Adrian Rogers led the Spartains with 16 points. Florida Gulf Coast advances to the semifinals where they will take on Mercer on Friday.
Here is a look at the updated bracket and the remaining schedule:
|FRIDAY, MARCH 02, 2012|
|#4 ETSU vs #1 Belmont||University Center||6:00 p.m.|
|#6 FGCU vs #2 Mercer||University Center||8:30 p.m.|
|SATURDAY, MARCH 03, 2012|
|Semifinal 1 Winner vs Semifinal 2 Winner||University Center|