East Carolina vs UCF

UCF 64, East Carolina 55

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Keith Clanton scored 16 points and A.J. Rompza added 10 points and five assists to lift Central Florida to a 64-55 win over East Carolina.

The Knights (19-7, 8-4 Conference USA) got 10 points from Marcus Jordan to win for the fourth time in their last five games.

Darrius Morrow led East Carolina (12-13, 3-9) with 15 points. Miguel Paul added 10 points and eight assists for the Pirates.

Clanton had 10 points as UCF built a 33-25 halftime lead, but the Knights came out cold to start the second half and East Carolina drew even at 35-35 on a 3-pointer by Shamarr Bowden with 14:49 left in the game.

UCF responded with a 10-0 run that included 3-pointers from Jordan and Rompza. The Knights successfully nursed the lead to the finish line, despite hitting only 8 of 14 free throw attempts in the final two minutes.

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East Carolina Pirates
D. Morrow, F317-111-452515
R. Sampson, F254-62-250210
E. Straughn, F220-50-07240
M. Paul, G334-91-248410
S. Bowden, G322-110-03136
C. Gaines242-51-20226
M. Kemp224-90-05008
P. Roberts-Campbell100-30-00220
D. Morales10-10-00000
Totals 23-605-1030172255
 38.3%50% 
UCF Knights
I. Sykes, F384-101-66309
K. Clanton, F307-122-471416
J. Crittle, C203-60-05056
M. Jordan, G372-35-511110
A. Rompza, G353-73-555211
T. Spurlock231-50-05113
K. Wilson123-32-26029
P. Gaynor50-00-03100
Totals 23-4613-2239121564
 50%59.1% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UAB16-226-783
Middle Tenn.13-525-1078
La. Tech12-623-9122
Old Dominion12-622-13140
Marshall12-617-16128
UTEP10-819-14214
Charlotte9-914-19234
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
FIU7-1113-19270
North Texas7-1112-20295
Rice7-1112-20279
So. Miss5-138-21315
FAU5-138-25300
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Temple14-421-1259
SMU13-525-513
Houston12-622-1088
Cincinnati12-622-1148
Tulsa12-620-1258
UConn11-725-1132
Memphis8-1019-15139
UCF6-1212-18219
E. Carolina4-1412-20217
So. Florida4-148-25229
Tulane3-1512-22231
 
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