Scores

Final

Florida A&M 69

(4-11, 1-0 MEAC)

UCF 99

(10-4, 8-3 home)

4:00 PM ET, January 5, 2013

CFE Federal Credit Union Arena, Orlando, Florida

1 2 T
FAMU 28 4169
UCF 55 4499

Top Performers

Florida A&M: J. Bradshaw 11 Pts, 1 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

UCF: I. Sykes 22 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

UCF 99, Florida A&,M 69

Associated Press

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Isaiah Sykes scored 22 points and Central Florida, shooting 72.4 percent in the first half, coasted to a 99-69 victory over Florida A&M in a nonconference game Saturday.

The Knights (10-4) made 21 of 29 first-half shots, including 9 of 14 (64.3 percent) from 3-point range, to take a 55-28 halftime lead against the Rattlers (4-11), who have lost five in a row.

Florida A&M shot 58.6 percent (17 of 29) in the second half but never cut UCF's lead below 25 points.

Tristan Spurlock and Keith Clanton scored 15 points each for UCF, and Clanton also pulled down six rebounds. That gave the senior 872 career rebounds, good for ninth place on the all-time Conference USA list ahead of Kenyon Martin, who played at Cincinnati from 1997-2000 when it was part of the league.

Reggie Lewis scored 13 points and Jamari Bradshaw 11 for the Rattlers.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
FAMU
UCF
Points 69 99
FG Made-Attempted 28-56 (.500) 34-59 (.576)
3P Made-Attempted 5-16 (.313) 14-28 (.500)
FT Made-Attempted 8-11 (.727) 17-22 (.773)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 36

2012-13 Season

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