UCF vs East Carolina

East Carolina 88, UCF 85

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Corvonn Gaines drained a 3-pointer with 3 seconds remaining in overtime as East Carolina topped Conference USA-foe Central Florida 88-85 Saturday night.

East Carolina (10-5, 1-1) trailed by as many as 17 points in the second half but crawled back and forced a 74-74 tie. Maurice Kemp hit two free throws to put the Pirates up 76-74, but Keith Clanton hit a jumper with 17 seconds left in regulation to force overtime.

East Carolina's Robert Sampson scored first in overtime with a dunk, then the teams exchanged the lead four times.

Clanton's layup tied it 85-85 with 14 seconds left, but then Gaines drained his game-winning 3-pointer. It was Gaines' only shot attempt.

Kemp, Ty Armstrong, Shamarr Bowden and Miguel Paul tied for the Pirates' team lead with 16 points each.

Keith Clanton paced UCF (11-5, 1-1) with 36 points, and Tristan Spurlock had 23 with 11 rebounds.

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UCF Knights
T. Spurlock, F3810-170-0113223
K. Clanton, F3715-195-780436
I. Sykes, F193-90-07106
C. Newell, G413-122-53218
D. Walker, G372-50-04524
K. Wilson233-40-04046
M. Williams140-10-00100
D. Karell81-10-02112
R. Days70-20-03000
S. Blair10-00-01000
Totals 37-707-1246131485
 52.9%58.3% 
East Carolina Pirates
R. Sampson, F335-100-0101311
M. Kemp, F295-146-664316
T. Armstrong, F237-122-470316
M. Paul, G386-122-2111316
S. Bowden, G316-110-111216
C. Gaines261-10-05203
P. Roberts-Campbell192-70-01206
M. Guilmette132-40-01014
A. Richmond80-40-00000
M. Zangari40-10-00010
P. Williams10-00-00000
Totals 34-7610-1334211688
 44.7%76.9% 
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Connecticut12-632-8
SMU12-627-10
Memphis12-624-10
Houston8-1017-16
Rutgers5-1312-21
UCF4-1413-18
Temple4-149-22
So. Florida3-1512-20

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So. Miss13-329-7
La. Tech13-329-8
Middle Tenn.13-324-9
Tulsa13-321-13
UTEP12-423-11
Old Dominion9-718-18
Tulane8-817-17
UAB7-918-13
Charlotte7-917-14
FIU7-915-16
North Texas6-1016-16
E. Carolina5-1117-17
FAU5-1110-22
Marshall4-1211-22
UT-San Antonio4-128-22
Rice2-147-23
 
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