UAB vs UCF

UCF 71, UAB 63

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Keith Clanton had 22 points and Marcus Jordan 16 to lead Central Florida to a 71-63 win over Alabama-Birmingham Saturday night in the regular-season finale for both.

UCF (21-9, 10-6 Conference USA) clinched fourth place in the conference and a first-round bye in the tournament that begins Wednesday.

Isaiah Sykes added 15 points and A.J. Rompza had 11 points and 10 assists for UCF, which improved to 16-1 at home this season.

Jordan Swing led UAB (14-15, 9-7) with 17 points. Cameron Moore and Quincy Taylor each had 13.

UCF sank 10 of 17 from behind the arc in the first half. Jordan hit 4 of 5 treys, the last one just beating the halftime buzzer and putting the Knights up 46-26.

The closest UAB got in the second half was 69-63 on a layup by Swing, but Jordan closed it out for UCF with a pair of free throws.

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UAB Blazers
C. Moore, F304-135-693013
J. Swing, F307-130-062317
P. Purifoy, G322-100-02035
Q. Taylor, G295-80-031113
R. Williams, G241-30-25233
O. Soko253-42-23028
K. Whitaker131-70-05032
J. Tyler100-30-00010
B. Hamga71-20-02012
Totals 24-637-103981763
 38.1%70% 
UCF Knights
K. Clanton, F347-95-1061122
I. Sykes, F317-120-094315
P. Gaynor, F242-52-21016
M. Jordan, G384-84-461016
A. Rompza, G384-80-1410111
T. Spurlock180-20-03010
J. Crittle110-31-21041
K. Wilson60-20-02010
Totals 24-4912-1933161271
 49%63.2% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech15-327-958
Old Dominion13-527-846
UTEP13-522-1178
Western Ky.12-620-12117
UAB12-620-16129
Middle Tenn.9-919-17139
FIU8-1016-17217
UT-San Antonio8-1014-16237
North Texas8-1014-17224
Rice8-1012-20248
Charlotte7-1114-18211
Marshall7-1111-21296
So. Miss4-149-20283
FAU2-169-20303

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU15-327-712
Tulsa14-423-1145
Temple13-526-1134
Cincinnati13-523-1137
UConn10-820-1577
Memphis10-818-1483
Tulane6-1215-16214
E. Carolina6-1214-19220
UCF5-1312-18256
Houston4-1413-19239
So. Florida3-159-23273
 
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TTU 59
EVAN 71 Final
CREI 99
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DUKE 70
Baylor 72 Final
Iowa St 80
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