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% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.14-124-432
La. Tech12-320-8122
Old Dominion9-516-10134
UTEP9-511-15258
Rice8-618-9183
Marshall8-615-12126
UAB8-715-13178
Western Ky.7-713-14218
UT-San Antonio6-811-16300
Charlotte5-911-14233
FAU5-99-16288
So. Miss5-108-19336
North Texas2-128-18332
FIU2-126-21340

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SMU14-124-417
Cincinnati13-124-314
Houston10-519-863
UConn9-614-13102
Memphis8-618-9113
UCF9-718-10103
Tulsa6-812-14116
E. Carolina5-1013-15225
Temple5-1114-15106
Tulane2-135-22284
So. Florida1-147-19293
 
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