UCF vs Tulane

UCF 65, Tulane 62

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A.J. Tyler scored 12 points, including a 3 to cap a key run in Central Florida's 65-62 win over Tulane on Wednesday night.

The Knights (16-8, 3-8 Conference USA) trailed 50-41 with 14:54 to play before going on a 15-8 spurt. Tyler's 3 put UCF ahead 56-53 with 6:15 left.

The Green Wave (12-13, 2-10) were able to tie it back up, 58-58, on Jordan Callahan's 3 with 2:13 left, but UCF answered with a 3-pointer by Isaac Sosa and four free throws by Marcus Jordan to take a 65-58 lead with 0:22 remaining.

The Knights had 18 turnovers and shot 47.7 percent from the floor (21 of 44) compared to 48.1 percent for Tulane (26 of 54), but the difference was on the foul line.

UCF was 16 of 18 from the line, compared to just 2 of 5 by the Green Wave.

Keith Clanton had 18 points for the Knights, who trailed 34-30 at the half.

Callahan led Tulane with 19 points.

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UCF Knights
K. Clanton, F358-111-253218
P. Gaynor, F303-30-04128
T. Herzog, C120-12-25012
I. Sosa, G313-82-272110
A. Rompza, G210-11-23201
M. Jordan322-106-602210
A. Tyler283-84-430012
I. Sykes61-10-01012
D. McCombs51-10-00002
Totals 21-4416-183210965
 47.7%88.9% 
Tulane Green Wave
K. Timmons, F374-90-210538
D. Booker, F211-41-22233
J. Mayhane, G383-70-00328
J. Callahan, G368-130-035319
K. Richard, G367-160-034017
K. Thomas193-51-10017
T. Rogers100-00-00010
G. Hogan30-00-00000
Totals 26-542-522191362
 48.1%40% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU17-130-513
Cincinnati16-230-612
Houston12-621-1154
UCF11-724-1269
Memphis9-919-13121
UConn9-916-17119
Tulsa8-1015-17132
Temple7-1116-16135
E. Carolina6-1215-18214
Tulane3-156-25298
So. Florida1-177-23316

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339
 
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