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
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

Conference USA
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
 
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