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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
La. Tech14-323-755
UAB12-416-13150
Old Dominion11-522-641
UTEP11-519-976
Western Ky.11-518-10115
Middle Tenn.8-815-14183
North Texas8-814-14214
UT-San Antonio7-913-14223
Marshall7-911-18294
Rice7-910-18275
Charlotte6-1013-16199
FIU6-1013-16241
So. Miss4-139-19293
FAU1-158-19305

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU14-323-620
Tulsa14-321-831
Cincinnati12-521-949
Temple11-520-939
UConn10-617-1170
Memphis9-717-1289
E. Carolina6-1013-16222
Tulane5-1214-15187
UCF5-1312-17231
Houston3-1411-18271
So. Florida3-149-21261
 
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STBN 58 Final
BUT 77
MINN 50 Final
MIST 61
CIN 50 Final
PROV 54
BAYL 67 Final
OKST 69
MU 70 Final
USF 47
CREI 57 Final
IAST 76
LOU 68 Final
RUT 48
STAN 66 Final
ARIZ 73
AF 58 Final
NMEX 81
KAN 55 Final
TCU 62