Memphis vs UCF

UCF 68, Memphis 67

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Keith Clanton's three-point play with 4 seconds to go lifted Central Florida over Memphis 68-67 Wednesday night and gave the Knights their first victory over the Tigers in 11 meetings.

Clanton finished with 23 points and Marcus Jordan added 20 for UCF (14-4, 4-1 Conference USA).

Will Barton had 24 points and Chris Crawford scored 12 for the Tigers (12-6, 3-1).

Jordan's driving layup with 1:21 left, the Knights' first field goal in more than eight minutes, put UCF up 65-64.

Memphis backup Joe Jackson just beat the shot clock with a 3-pointer to give the Tigers a 67-65 lead with 42 seconds to play, but they couldn't hang on.

UCF started the second half with a 13-3 run to push a 3-point halftime lead to 54-41after Josh Crittle's turnaround jumper with 16:01 left.

Memphis responded with11 straight points and eventually led 64-63 on Crawford's foul-line jumper with 4:11 remaining.

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Memphis (12-6)382967
UCF (14-4) «412768

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Memphis Tigers
T. Black, F353-74-650310
F. Hall, F60-10-01020
W. Barton, G4010-152-283124
C. Crawford, G385-110-085312
A. Barton, G182-50-11105
W. Witherspoon271-32-21035
J. Jackson243-60-03637
D. Stephens71-10-01002
S. Simpson51-20-00012
Totals 26-518-1132151667
 51%72.7% 
UCF Knights
K. Clanton, F389-123-682223
I. Sykes, F302-31-22215
J. Crittle, C241-64-47046
M. Jordan, G387-134-502120
A. Rompza, G311-70-02313
T. Spurlock243-100-04019
P. Gaynor141-30-03012
K. Wilson10-00-00000
Totals 24-5412-172791168
 44.4%70.6% 
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

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
 
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Mhead St 60
Cincinnati 70 Final
UConn 67
Indiana 69 Final
Nebraska 70
CREI 66 Final
MOST 65
Texas 80 Final
K-State 84
Miss St 68 Final
Ole Miss 75
SDSU 75 Final
N Mexico 70
TCU 78 Final
UNLV 101