UCF vs Marshall

Marshall 75, UCF 71

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Elijah Pittman led four starters in double figures with 20 points and Nigel Spikes scored 10 of his 11 points in the second half of Marshall's 75-71 win over Central Florida on Saturday.

D.D. Scarver, the only Conference USA player to make at least one 3-pointer in every game, added 16 points for Marshall (10-12, 3-4) and Dennis Tinnon had 13. DeAndre Kane dished out 12 assists for Marshall, which snapped a three-game losing streak.

Spikes, who had just one point in the first half, broke a 55-all tie with four straight free throws with just over 6 minutes remaining. The center sandwiched two layups around two Scarver free throws to put Marshall up for good, 68-64, with 1:16 left to play.

Keith Clanton had 24 points and nine rebounds for UCF (15-6, 5-2) but had six of the Knights' 12 turnovers. UCF had its four-game winning streak snapped.

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UCF Knights
K. Clanton, F409-155-892524
T. Spurlock, F382-105-65329
C. Newell, G338-150-033319
I. Sykes, G324-152-354510
D. Walker, G120-00-01000
K. Wilson312-51-36146
M. Williams141-30-01013
S. Blair00-00-00000
B. Horodyski00-00-00000
Totals 26-6313-2041132071
 41.3%65% 
Marshall Thundering Herd
E. Pittman, F367-123-421120
D. Tinnon, F356-91-251313
N. Spikes, C253-55-642411
D. Kane, G402-101-341226
D. Scarver, G325-105-840116
R. Goff153-40-03046
D. Boykins81-10-00022
T. Manning50-11-21101
Y. Mbao40-00-00010
Totals 27-5216-2529171875
 51.9%64% 
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SMU17-130-513
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Houston12-621-1154
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Memphis9-919-13121
UConn9-916-17119
Tulsa8-1015-17132
Temple7-1116-16135
E. Carolina6-1215-18214
Tulane3-156-25298
So. Florida1-177-23316

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Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339
 
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