UCF vs Tulane

UCF 58, Tulane 50

  •  

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Isaiah Sykes had 20 points and nine rebounds, and Central Florida overcame a seven-point halftime deficit to defeat Tulane 58-50 on Wednesday night.

Kasey Wilson scored 12 points, and Keith Clanton had eight points and 10 rebounds for the Golden Knights (15-5, 5-1 Conference USA), who have won four in a row and six of their past seven.

Josh Davis accumulated 18 points and nine rebounds, and Ricky Tarrant scored 10 points for the Green Wave (14-7, 2-4), who coming in had won 12 of 13 at home this season.

Trailing 28-21 at halftime, UCF took a 32-31 lead on Wilson's layup at 15:02 and made it 42-36 on Wilson's jumper at 8:54. The lead reached 51-41 at 1:55 on a layup by Sykes, who has scored at least 20 points in four consecutive games.

Tulane committed 19 turnovers, and Central Florida beat Tulane 26-9 in points off turnovers.

Copyright 2015 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
UCF (15-5) «213758
Tulane (14-7)282250

Related Video

 

CBSSports.com Shop

Men's Nike White Florida State Seminoles 2015 Coaches Preseason Sideline Polo

Nike 2015 College Coaches Polos
Get your school today
Shop Now

UCF Knights
I. Sykes, F408-213-494020
T. Spurlock, F240-34-63134
K. Clanton, G392-94-610238
C. Newell, G353-92-52328
D. Walker, G201-30-01103
K. Wilson275-91-260512
M. Williams151-30-00013
S. Blair00-00-00000
Totals 20-5714-2340111458
 35.1%60.9% 
Tulane Green Wave
J. Davis, F397-144-592218
K. Timmons, F333-111-28237
T. Drye, F292-20-04024
R. Tarrant, G353-102-343510
J. Callahan, G312-90-02125
L. Dabney100-21-23121
B. Cherry81-30-02003
L. Nwogbo71-20-21132
J. Hook50-10-01100
T. Bruha20-00-00020
K. Thomas10-00-01000
K. Mack00-00-00000
Totals 19-548-1442112150
 35.2%57.1% 
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
 
Other games
NW 46 Final
MICH 68
RUT 54 Final
CINCY 62
SC 36 Final
FLA 75
MIZZ 70 Final
LSU 73
DUKE 75 Final
WAKE 70
TEX 57 Final
KSU 83
MOST 77 Final
CREI 91
IND 97 Final
PUR 60
NMEX 63 Final
WYO 59
UM 73 Final
VT 64
ORE 52 Final
STAN 76