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% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Louisville15-331-6
Cincinnati15-327-7
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

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
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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