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UCF fights off winless Gardner-Webb 68-65 behind Davis

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) A.J. Davis had 15 points and 10 rebounds, Chad Brown added 10 points, 10 boards and five blocks for his first career double-double, and Central Florida held off Gardner-Webb for a 68-65 win on Wednesday night.

Chance McSpadden hit a pair of free throws for UCF with 10 seconds left and Liam O'Reilly was off the mark on a 3-pointer at the buzzer.

The Knights led 63-52 with 3:42 to play before DJ Laster and David Efianayi made 3-pointers to bring Gardner-Webb within five points. O'Reilly reduced the deficit to 64-60, and his 3 with 34 seconds left made it 66-65.

Terrell Allen and Dayon Griffin each added 12 points for UCF (2-0). The Knights were just 28 of 40 from the free-throw line.

Laster led the Bulldogs (0-3) with 21 points and nine rebounds. Efianayi scored 18 points and O'Reilly had 13.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
  Offensive rebound by Jamaal Robateau 0.0
  Liam O'Reilly missed 3-pt. jump shot 2.0
  Personal foul on A.J. Davis 4.0
  Personal foul on Terrell Allen 7.0
+ 1 Chance McSpadden made 2nd of 2 free throws 10.0
+ 1 Chance McSpadden made 1st of 2 free throws 10.0
  Personal foul on Jamaal Robateau 10.0
  Defensive rebound by Chance McSpadden 10.0
  Liam O'Reilly missed 3-pt. jump shot 12.0
  Bad pass turnover on A.J. Davis, stolen by Jamaal Robateau 28.0
+ 3 Liam O'Reilly made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Jaheam Cornwall 33.0
Team Stats
Points 65 68
Field Goals 24-67 (35.8%) 19-49 (38.8%)
3-Pointers 7-16 (43.8%) 2-15 (13.3%)
Free Throws 10-12 (83.3%) 28-40 (70.0%)
Total Rebounds 36 43
Offensive 9 11
Defensive 23 32
Team 4 0
Assists 11 5
Steals 10 7
Blocks 1 8
Turnovers 11 16
Fouls 27 14
Technicals 0 0
21 PTS, 9 REB
15 PTS, 10 REB, 1 AST
12T
away team logo Gardner-Webb 0-3 283765
home team logo UCF 2-0 313768
Team Stats
away team logo Gardner-Webb 0-3 77.7 PPG 37.1 RPG 14.3 APG
home team logo UCF 2-0 72.3 PPG 40.9 RPG 13.3 APG
Key Players
25
D. Laster F 13.6 PPG 5.4 RPG 0.4 APG 55.2 FG%
00
A. Davis F PPG RPG APG FG%
Top Scorers
D. Laster F 21 PTS 9 REB 0 AST
A. Davis F 15 PTS 10 REB 1 AST
35.8 FG% 38.8
43.8 3PT FG% 13.3
83.3 FT% 70.0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Laster 21 9 0 10/22 1/2 0/0 2 31 1 0 3 5 4
D. Efianayi 18 1 3 6/15 2/4 4/4 5 32 1 0 1 0 1
J. Robateau 3 7 1 1/7 1/2 0/0 3 25 1 0 2 2 5
C. Turner 2 1 0 0/1 0/0 2/2 3 15 3 0 0 0 1
L. Niangane 1 5 0 0/0 0/0 1/2 2 25 0 0 1 1 4
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Laster 21 9 0 10/22 1/2 0/0 2 31 1 0 3 5 4
D. Efianayi 18 1 3 6/15 2/4 4/4 5 32 1 0 1 0 1
J. Robateau 3 7 1 1/7 1/2 0/0 3 25 1 0 2 2 5
C. Turner 2 1 0 0/1 0/0 2/2 3 15 3 0 0 0 1
L. Niangane 1 5 0 0/0 0/0 1/2 2 25 0 0 1 1 4
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
L. O'Reilly 13 3 2 4/11 3/6 2/2 4 26 1 0 3 0 3
B. Miller 5 3 0 2/3 0/0 1/1 4 10 2 1 0 1 2
J. Cornwall 2 1 3 1/4 0/0 0/0 2 16 1 0 1 0 1
E. Jamison 0 2 0 0/3 0/1 0/0 2 14 0 0 0 0 2
N. Johnson 0 0 2 0/1 0/1 0/1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
J. Jenkins - - - - - - - - - - - - -
P. Zeck - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Rodden - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Shirley - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 65 32 11 24/67 7/16 10/12 27 200 10 1 11 9 23
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
A. Davis 15 10 1 5/11 0/2 5/7 4 34 0 3 3 3 7
D. Griffin 12 6 0 5/11 0/4 2/3 1 29 0 0 2 2 4
T. Allen 12 4 3 4/4 1/1 3/7 2 37 3 0 2 0 4
C. DeJesus 8 3 0 2/11 0/4 4/5 0 25 2 0 1 0 3
R. Ulvydas 0 0 0 0/1 0/0 0/0 1 7 0 0 2 0 0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
A. Davis 15 10 1 5/11 0/2 5/7 4 34 0 3 3 3 7
D. Griffin 12 6 0 5/11 0/4 2/3 1 29 0 0 2 2 4
T. Allen 12 4 3 4/4 1/1 3/7 2 37 3 0 2 0 4
C. DeJesus 8 3 0 2/11 0/4 4/5 0 25 2 0 1 0 3
R. Ulvydas 0 0 0 0/1 0/0 0/0 1 7 0 0 2 0 0
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Brown 10 10 1 1/3 0/0 8/10 2 27 1 5 1 5 5
C. McSpadden 9 8 0 1/7 1/4 6/8 1 26 1 0 2 1 7
M. Douglas 2 1 0 1/1 0/0 0/0 2 12 0 0 2 0 1
N. Laing 0 1 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 1 3 0 0 1 0 1
A. Dawkins - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. Mumin - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Taylor - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T. Fall - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Stephenson - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Catotti - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T. Morse - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. Lewis - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 68 43 5 19/49 2/15 28/40 14 200 7 8 16 11 32