UCF vs Rice

Rice 83, UCF 74

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HOUSTON (AP) - Dylan Ennis scored 15 points and Rice outscored Central Florida 46-25 in the second half en route to an 83-74 victory Wednesday night.

The Owls (16-12, 7-6 Conference USA) trailed by as many as 15 points in the first half, when Central Florida (19-8, 8-5) shot 70 percent from the floor and led 49-37 at the break. But Rice opened the second half with a 13-2 run to pull within 51-50, and outscored the Knights 17-5 in the final 7 minutes of the game to rally for the victory.

Arsalan Kazemi added 12 points and eight rebounds for Rice, which shot 59 percent in the second half, and 53 percent overall. The Owls also got 11 points from Tamir Jackson and 10 from Jarelle Reischel.

Keith Clanton led Central Florida with 18 points. Isaiah Sykes had 15 and Kasey Wilson 13.

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Scoreboard
UCF (19-8)492574
Rice (16-12) «374683

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UCF Knights
K. Clanton, F368-170-071218
I. Sykes, F304-76-941415
J. Crittle, C81-10-03052
M. Jordan, G391-52-21604
A. Rompza, G273-50-02238
T. Spurlock282-41-25037
K. Wilson164-53-440113
P. Gaynor153-40-00027
R. Days10-00-00000
Totals 26-4812-1728102074
 54.2%70.6% 
Rice Owls
A. Kazemi, F292-58-981312
J. Reischel, F174-101-511110
T. Jackson, G305-71-212311
D. Ennis, G286-90-155215
C. Frizzelle, G253-52-21229
A. Ibrahim224-70-03228
L. Kuipers222-72-21137
J. DeBose102-30-02015
O. Oraby103-60-02106
D. Chadwick40-00-00000
S. Gearhart30-00-00000
Totals 31-5914-2127151783
 52.5%66.7% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.0-08-112
Cincinnati0-08-262
Houston0-08-268
Memphis0-07-2123
SMU0-08-372
Tulane0-07-3101
UCF0-07-348
UConn0-07-3106
Temple0-06-311
E. Carolina0-05-4332
Tulsa0-05-4169
So. Florida0-04-6325

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.0-07-114
La. Tech0-07-394
Marshall0-07-3178
Old Dominion0-07-365
FAU0-06-3107
So. Miss0-06-4269
UAB0-06-4189
Western Ky.0-06-451
North Texas0-06-5247
UT-San Antonio0-06-5248
FIU0-05-5249
Charlotte0-03-6331
UTEP0-03-6214
Rice0-03-7304
 
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