Southern Miss vs UCF

UCF 60, Southern Miss. 58

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Tristan Spurlock scored 18 points and Isaiah Sykes hit two free throws with 14 seconds left to help Central Florida beat Southern Mississippi 60-58 in a key Conference USA matchup.

Calvin Newell added 13 points, Sykes finished with 12 and Matt Williams tallied 11 for Central Florida, which held Southern Miss (18-5, 7-1) to just one field goal over the final 10 minutes.

Sykes gave UCF a 58-57 lead with a layup, but Jerrold Brooks answered with a layup to bring the game to its 10th tie, 58-58. UCF's Keith Clanton missed a layup with 53 seconds left, giving Southern Miss a chance to regain the lead. But Clanton stole the ball from Dwayne Davis, and the Golden Eagles were forced to foul.

Sykes knocked down the ensuing free throws for the win.

UCF (16-6, 6-2) shot 40 percent (18 of 45) and snapped the Golden Eagles' 10-game winning streak.

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Southern Miss Golden Eagles
J. Mills, F327-91-290415
D. Davis, F283-163-453110
D. Boardingham, F253-52-25138
N. Watson, G382-71-23546
J. Brooks, G333-91-231310
R. McGill141-40-04012
M. Craig120-10-04130
N. Carey101-22-33024
C. Jenkins81-50-00013
Totals 21-5810-1540112258
 36.2%66.7% 
UCF Knights
T. Spurlock, F366-103-370018
K. Clanton, F351-54-89036
I. Sykes, G405-132-684212
C. Newell, G323-85-923113
D. Walker, G120-00-00200
M. Williams293-62-241411
K. Wilson130-30-03020
S. Blair30-00-00010
Totals 18-4516-2835101360
 40%57.1% 
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

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
 
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STBON 58 Final
BUTLER 77
MINN 50 Final
MIST 61
CINCY 50 Final
PROV 54
BAYLOR 67 Final
OKLAST 69
MARQET 70 Final
SFLA 47
CREIGH 57 Final
INDST 76
LOU 68 Final
RUT 48
STAN 66 Final
ARIZ 73
AF 58 Final
NMEX 81
KANSAS 55 Final
TCU 62