51
TF 10
FINAL
End
2nd
ESPU
Sun Mar. 4
4:30pm
BONUS
60
TF 10
ML: +250
UCF -6.5, O/U 135.0
ML: -300
TULANE
UCF

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UCF locks sixth seed to tourney with 60-51 win over Tulane

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) B.J. Taylor scored 19 points, Dayon Griffin scored 13 and UCF beat Tulane 60-51 on Sunday in an American Athletic Conference finale.

UCF (18-12, 9-9) enters the conference tournament as the No. 6 seed and will face 11th-seeded East Carolina. Tulane is the No. 10 seed and will play seventh-seeded Temple. The tournament starts Thursday at Orlando, Florida.

Ray Ona Embo's 3-pointer gave Tulane a 43-42 lead with 7:20 left for its first lead since a 7-4 advantage about three minutes in. Taylor's 3-pointer with 1:25 left broke a 50-all tie and the Knights led the remainder. Griffin followed with a 3 and Terrell Allen's layup with 24 seconds to go made it 58-51. Tulane missed its last three shots and committed two turnovers in the final two minutes.

Melvin Frazier scored 13 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for Tulane (14-16, 5-13), Ona Embo scored 11 and Jordan Cornish added 10.

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Key Players
C. Reynolds
A. Davis
33.0 Min. Per Game 33.0
12.4 Pts. Per Game 12.4
2.1 Ast. Per Game 2.1
8.0 Reb. Per Game 8.0
40.5 Field Goal % 44.3
34.9 Three Point % 34.5
70.1 Free Throw % 69.8
  Defensive rebound by Dayon Griffin 1.0
  Ray Ona Embo missed 3-pt. jump shot 3.0
+ 1 B.J. Taylor made 2nd of 2 free throws 10.0
+ 1 B.J. Taylor made 1st of 2 free throws 10.0
  Personal foul on Melvin Frazier 10.0
  Defensive rebound by Dayon Griffin 16.0
  Jordan Cornish missed layup 18.0
+ 2 Terrell Allen made layup 24.0
  Lost ball turnover on Cameron Reynolds, stolen by Terrell Allen 24.0
  Defensive rebound by Cameron Reynolds 29.0
  Dayon Griffin missed free throw 29.0
Team Stats
Points 51 60
Field Goals 19-54 (35.2%) 19-48 (39.6%)
3-Pointers 4-14 (28.6%) 5-16 (31.3%)
Free Throws 9-16 (56.3%) 17-24 (70.8%)
Total Rebounds 40 32
Offensive 11 8
Defensive 26 23
Team 3 1
Assists 10 8
Steals 7 8
Blocks 2 4
Turnovers 15 11
Fouls 17 13
Technicals 0 0
13 PTS, 10 REB, 1 AST
19 PTS, 6 REB, 3 AST
12T
away team logo Tulane 14-16 203151
home team logo UCF 18-12 273360
Team Stats
away team logo Tulane 14-16 66.0 PPG 40.8 RPG 13.8 APG
home team logo UCF 18-12 73.6 PPG 41.2 RPG 13.5 APG
Key Players
00
M. Frazier G PPG RPG APG FG%
1
B. Taylor G 16.9 PPG 2.2 RPG 3.5 APG 40.7 FG%
Top Scorers
M. Frazier G 13 PTS 10 REB 1 AST
B. Taylor G 19 PTS 6 REB 3 AST
35.2 FG% 39.6
28.6 3PT FG% 31.3
56.3 FT% 70.8
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Frazier 13 10 1 5/9 1/2 2/6 3 36 2 1 2 3 7
R. Ona Embo 11 5 4 3/12 1/4 4/4 4 31 1 0 2 2 3
J. Cornish 10 1 3 3/8 1/2 3/4 0 33 0 0 1 0 1
C. Reynolds 4 7 0 2/11 0/2 0/0 1 37 0 0 2 1 6
B. Paul 2 4 1 1/2 0/0 0/0 3 13 0 1 0 1 3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Frazier 13 10 1 5/9 1/2 2/6 3 36 2 1 2 3 7
R. Ona Embo 11 5 4 3/12 1/4 4/4 4 31 1 0 2 2 3
J. Cornish 10 1 3 3/8 1/2 3/4 0 33 0 0 1 0 1
C. Reynolds 4 7 0 2/11 0/2 0/0 1 37 0 0 2 1 6
B. Paul 2 4 1 1/2 0/0 0/0 3 13 0 1 0 1 3
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
S. Sehic 6 8 1 3/6 0/2 0/2 4 25 4 0 4 3 5
C. Daniels 3 1 0 1/3 1/1 0/0 2 13 0 0 2 0 1
C. Slater 2 0 0 1/3 0/1 0/0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0
B. Ajang 0 1 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 4 0 0 2 1 0
R. Conroy - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Johnson - - - - - - - - - - - - -
S. Barrett - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Koka - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Galic - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 51 37 10 19/54 4/14 9/16 17 200 7 2 15 11 26
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
B. Taylor 19 6 3 5/13 1/3 8/12 1 37 2 0 3 0 6
A. Davis 11 6 3 4/10 1/3 2/3 3 37 1 0 3 2 4
C. Brown 7 5 0 2/6 0/0 3/4 3 19 1 2 0 2 3
C. DeJesus 2 1 2 0/2 0/0 2/2 0 18 0 0 1 0 1
D. Mumin 0 0 0 0/3 0/3 0/0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
B. Taylor 19 6 3 5/13 1/3 8/12 1 37 2 0 3 0 6
A. Davis 11 6 3 4/10 1/3 2/3 3 37 1 0 3 2 4
C. Brown 7 5 0 2/6 0/0 3/4 3 19 1 2 0 2 3
C. DeJesus 2 1 2 0/2 0/0 2/2 0 18 0 0 1 0 1
D. Mumin 0 0 0 0/3 0/3 0/0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Griffin 13 5 0 5/8 3/6 0/1 0 34 0 0 1 2 3
R. Ulvydas 6 4 0 2/3 0/0 2/2 2 21 1 2 3 2 2
T. Allen 2 3 0 1/1 0/0 0/0 3 25 3 0 0 0 3
M. Douglas 0 1 0 0/2 0/1 0/0 1 3 0 0 0 0 1
N. Laing - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. McSpadden - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Stephenson - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Catotti - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T. Morse - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 60 31 8 19/48 5/16 17/24 13 200 8 4 11 8 23