UCF vs Memphis

Memphis 84, UCF 55

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Will Barton had 18 points and 11 rebounds, Memphis shot better than 60 percent most of the second half and the Tigers won their third straight with a 84-55 victory over Central Florida on Tuesday night.

Tarik Black added 14 points, connecting on 7 of 8 shots, while senior Wesley Witherspoon, playing in his final home game, finished with 15 points.

Chris Crawford added 11 for the Tigers (22-8, 12-3 Conference USA), who maintained their hold on first place.

Isaiah Sykes led the Knights (20-9, 9-6) with 13 points. Keith Clanton, UCF's leading scorer at 15 points a game, was limited to seven, while Marcus Jordan, who averages 14.5 points a game, had three, hitting only one of his six shots.

The Knights were hindered by poor shooting most of the night and 18 turnovers. UCF shot 38.8 percent (19 of 49) compared to Memphis' 58.9 percent (33 of 56).

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UCF Knights
I. Sykes, F315-113-621313
K. Clanton, F243-81-25057
J. Crittle, C184-60-00018
M. Jordan, G331-61-22323
A. Rompza, G332-40-02436
T. Spurlock180-53-64103
K. Wilson173-60-13026
R. Days91-10-02002
P. Gaynor90-15-73115
W. Martin80-12-20002
Totals 19-4915-2628101755
 38.8%57.7% 
Memphis Tigers
W. Witherspoon, F315-93-472315
T. Black, F197-80-120314
J. Jackson, G374-91-201029
W. Barton, G317-101-2114118
A. Barton, G131-20-01112
C. Crawford284-70-055311
D. Stephens142-24-43028
F. Hall122-50-02044
S. Simpson40-00-00020
H. Tsafack40-00-00010
C. Holt30-00-00000
P. Laird31-41-20003
T. Draper10-00-01000
Totals 33-5610-1534222284
 58.9%66.7% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cincinnati7-017-215
SMU7-117-437
UCF5-114-479
Tulsa5-111-7115
Memphis4-214-5110
Houston4-414-770
UConn2-47-11153
E. Carolina1-59-10223
Temple1-610-1072
Tulane1-64-15258
So. Florida0-76-12275

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.7-017-329
La. Tech6-114-6178
Marshall5-212-894
UAB5-212-8120
UT-San Antonio4-29-10294
Old Dominion4-311-8144
UTEP3-35-13339
Rice3-413-7167
Charlotte3-49-9229
Western Ky.3-49-11221
So. Miss3-46-13337
FAU1-65-13334
FIU1-65-15342
North Texas0-76-13307
 
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