UCF vs Southern Miss

Southern Miss. 70, UCF 62

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HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) - Dwayne Davis scored 34 points, Rashard McGill added 10 and Southern Mississippi beat Central Florida 70-62 on Saturday night.

Davis was coming off a career-high 35 points against Marshall earlier in the week, and had another spectacular performance on Saturday, shooting 9 of 15 from the field and 12 of 12 on free throws.

His 3-pointer with 2:11 remaining stopped a final Central Florida rally. Davis is averaging 28 points over his past four games.

Southern Miss (23-8, 12-4 Conference USA) has secured the second seed in next week's league tournament. The Golden Eagles have won five of their past seven games.

Central Florida (20-11, 9-7) ends its season with the loss. The Knights are ineligible for the postseason because of NCAA sanctions. Isaiah Sykes led UCF with 22 points.

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Scoreboard
UCF (20-10)233962
Southern Miss (22-8) «333770

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UCF Knights
K. Clanton, F402-93-57237
K. Wilson, F284-111-340411
I. Sykes, G407-177-8114422
C. Newell, G321-70-05442
D. Walker, G223-62-22129
M. Williams263-110-03039
S. Blair121-10-01032
Totals 21-6213-1841112362
 33.9%72.2% 
Southern Miss Golden Eagles
J. Mills, F362-42-49136
R. McGill, F262-66-830310
D. Davis, G359-1512-1221234
J. Brooks, G311-70-04412
N. Watson, G261-44-54446
D. Boardingham224-71-23059
C. Jenkins130-20-01100
D. Edwin90-01-20001
N. Carey21-10-00002
Totals 20-4626-3333111870
 43.5%78.8% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU17-130-513
Cincinnati16-230-612
Houston12-621-1154
UCF11-724-1269
Memphis9-919-13121
UConn9-916-17119
Tulsa8-1015-17132
Temple7-1116-16135
E. Carolina6-1215-18214
Tulane3-156-25298
So. Florida1-177-23316

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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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MEMP 86
SYR 39 Final
GTOWN 61
FLA 57 Final
UK 61
LAS 54 Final
STL 78
KSU 70 Final
OKST 76
PITT 81 Final
DEP 66
MU 69 Final
SJU 67
UCLA 61 Final
WASH 54
CLEM 49 Final
MIAMI 62
ORE 62 Final
UTAH 72
ND 57 Final
LOU 73
AZST 58 Final
ARIZ 73
NMEX 88 Final
AF 89
KAN 58 Final
BAYL 81
DUKE 69 Final
UNC 53
LMU 48 Final
GONZ 66