Palm Beach Atlantic vs UCF

UCF 84, Palm Beach Atlantic 69


ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Marcus Jordan had 17 points and freshman Kasey Wilson added a career-high 15 to help Central Florida to an 84-69 win over Palm Beach Atlantic on Monday night.

Isaiah Sykes added 14 points, seven rebounds and five assists for UCF (16-6).

Marc Hardy led Division II Palm Beach Atlantic (4-17) with 19 points and teammate Dante Valentine had 17 points and 12 rebounds.

Jordan had back-to-back 3-pointers during a 14-2 run to end the first half as UCF seized control. Sykes ended the run with his first career 3-pointer to give the Knights a 43-25 halftime lead.

The second half started in much the same way, with Jordan hitting two more 3-pointers sandwiched around dunks by Sykes and Clanton, as UCF upped its lead to 51-27 with 18:42 left in the game.

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Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish
M. Hardy, F357-155-672219
C. McMasters, F180-42-21002
I. Sitz, C312-90-05105
D. Valentine, G406-163-4123317
M. Gierl, G212-81-44046
M. Roy294-90-014310
T. Terry183-72-23248
N. Vera81-20-02102
Totals 25-7013-1839131669
UCF Knights
I. Sykes, F326-141-175014
K. Clanton, F274-83-6104112
J. Crittle, C191-30-05112
M. Jordan, G265-102-223017
A. Rompza, G132-41-21546
K. Wilson207-100-151415
P. Gaynor183-63-33109
R. Days162-70-02004
T. Spurlock151-30-05032
W. Martin121-21-13103
B. Horodyski20-00-00000
Totals 32-6711-1645211384

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