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% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU15-327-712
Tulsa14-423-1145
Temple13-526-1134
Cincinnati13-523-1137
UConn10-820-1577
Memphis10-818-1483
Tulane6-1215-16214
E. Carolina6-1214-19220
UCF5-1312-18256
Houston4-1413-19239
So. Florida3-159-23273

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La. Tech15-327-958
Old Dominion13-527-846
UTEP13-522-1178
Western Ky.12-620-12117
UAB12-620-16129
Middle Tenn.9-919-17139
FIU8-1016-17217
UT-San Antonio8-1014-16237
North Texas8-1014-17224
Rice8-1012-20248
Charlotte7-1114-18211
Marshall7-1111-21296
So. Miss4-149-20283
FAU2-169-20303
 
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