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
Cincinnati5-015-218
SMU5-115-432
UCF5-114-479
Tulsa3-19-7130
Houston4-214-563
Memphis3-213-5119
UConn2-37-10144
Tulane1-44-13280
Temple1-510-953
E. Carolina1-59-10223
So. Florida0-66-11287

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.5-015-321
La. Tech4-112-6225
UAB4-111-7128
UT-San Antonio4-19-9312
Old Dominion4-211-7125
Marshall4-211-881
Western Ky.3-39-10226
Rice2-312-6174
So. Miss2-35-12337
UTEP2-34-13346
Charlotte2-48-9227
FAU1-45-11325
North Texas0-56-11297
FIU0-54-14345
 
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