After injuries limited him to just 16 games this past season, center Tacko Fall announced he'll return to Central Florida for his senior year. The 7-foot-6 center averaged 11.3 points, 7.3 rebounds and 1.9 blocks as a junior.
2017 ScheduleAll times ET
Galen Robinson scored 18 points, Rob Gray had 17 points, six assists and five rebounds, and No. 21 Houston beat UCF 84-56 on Friday night in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament.
- Fall returning to Central Florida for senior year
- Shoulder injury ends UCF center Fall's season
- UCF's Dawkins out for season with injury
- UCF extends coach Dawkins' pact through '23
B.J. Taylor scored 17 points and A.J. Davis scored 14 and No. 6-seed Central Florida beat 11th seed East Carolina 66-52 in an American Athletic Conference Tournament first round game Thursday night.
B.J. Taylor scored 19 points, Dayon Griffin scored 13 and UCF beat Tulane 60-51 on Sunday in an American Athletic Conference finale.
Shaquille Morris scored 19 points and Conner Frankamp added 16 as No. 11 Wichita State beat the University of Central Florida 75-71 in overtime on Thursday night.
Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting
Temple big over UCF. Walk-on senior Steve Leonard started the game and knocked down two 3's to start the game. His post-game comments. " I knew I would shoot the ball if I got it. I got it twice and made two 3's. It's a moment I will remember remember rest of my life."
Quinton Rose scored 19 points and Shizz Alston Jr. scored 13 and Temple beat Central Florida 75-56 on Sunday in a game it never trailed.
Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting
This morning UCF head coach Johnny Dawkins was giving some final instructions on Temple. Important match-up in the American Conference today 2pm ET on ESPNU.
DaQuan Jeffries scored 19 points, Junior Etou added 17 and Tulsa defeated Central Florida 70-61 Wednesday night holding onto fourth place in the American Athletic Conference and running its win streak to five games.
A.J. Davis scored 19 points, with a career-best four 3-pointers, and grabbed 10 rebounds for his seventh double-double of the season and Central Florida cruised past short-handed SMU 52-37 on Saturday.
A.J. Davis had a career-high 26 points and nine rebounds, B.J. Taylor added 21 points with six assists and Central Florida beat South Florida 72-57 on Wednesday night in the War On I-4.
B.J. Taylor scored 22 points and made a key shot and two free throws with 16 seconds to help Central Florida beat Memphis 68-64 on Sunday.
Kyle Washington scored 13 points, Gary Clark added 12, and No. 6 Cincinnati gave another dominating defensive performance on Tuesday night, beating Central Florida 77-40 for its 15th straight win.
Rob Gray scored 20 points, Devin Davis had key points late and Houston held off UCF 69-65 on Saturday.
B.J. Taylor scored 20 points and UCF made 9 of 10 free throws in the final minute to defeat UConn for just the second time ever, 70-61 on Wednesday night.
Shaquille Morris scored 19 points to lead No. 17 Wichita State to an 81-62 win over Central Florida on Thursday night.
B.J. Taylor made 10 of 11 free throws on his way to 25 points and handed out five assists to help UCF rally for a 71-69 victory over South Florida on Saturday.
Central Florida's 7-foot-6 center Tacko Fall will miss the remainder of the season due to a troublesome shoulder injury.
Gary Clark scored 17 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to help No. 12 Cincinnati to a 49-38 victory over Central Florida.
John Gasaway ESPN Insider
UCF leads Cincinnati 19-15 at the half in Orlando, putting the Knights and the Bearcats within shouting distance of the record for fewest combined points in a D-I game since 1986 (62). We knew coming into the game that these were two of the best defenses in the country. We were right.
Christian Vital scored 18 points to lead UConn to a 62-53 win over UCF on Wednesday night.
|Andreas Fuller Jr.||SG||Signed||-|