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Final

UCF 58

(15-5, 5-1 C-USA)

Tulane 50

(14-7, 2-4 C-USA)

8:00 PM ET, January 30, 2013

Devlin FIeldhouse, New Orleans, Louisiana

1 2 T
UCF 21 3758
TULN 28 2250

Top Performers

UCF: I. Sykes 20 Pts, 9 Reb, 4 Ast, 3 Stl, 3 Blk

Tulane: J. Davis 18 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl, 6 Blk

UCF 58, Tulane 50

Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS -- Isaiah Sykes had 20 points and nine rebounds, and Central Florida overcame a seven-point halftime deficit to defeat Tulane 58-50 on Wednesday night.

Kasey Wilson scored 12 points, and Keith Clanton had eight points and 10 rebounds for the Golden Knights (15-5, 5-1 Conference USA), who have won four in a row and six of their past seven.

Josh Davis accumulated 18 points and nine rebounds, and Ricky Tarrant scored 10 points for the Green Wave (14-7, 2-4), who coming in had won 12 of 13 at home this season.

Trailing 28-21 at halftime, UCF took a 32-31 lead on Wilson's layup at 15:02 and made it 42-36 on Wilson's jumper at 8:54. The lead reached 51-41 at 1:55 on a layup by Sykes, who has scored at least 20 points in four consecutive games.

Tulane committed 19 turnovers, and Central Florida beat Tulane 26-9 in points off turnovers.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UCF
TULN
Points 58 50
FG Made-Attempted 20-57 (.351) 19-54 (.352)
3P Made-Attempted 4-15 (.267) 4-15 (.267)
FT Made-Attempted 14-23 (.609) 8-14 (.571)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
Largest Lead 11 12

2012-13 Season

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