Newberry
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62 - 80 Final
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Central Florida rolls past Newberry 80-62

Dec 2, 2009 - 3:17 AM ORLANDO, Fla.(AP) -- A.J. Tyler had 16 points and nine rebounds to lead Central Florida to an 80-62 victory over Newberry College on Tuesday night.

Jakub Kusmieruk, who scored 11 points, was the only other UCF player in double figures as 15 Knights saw action. UCF (6-1) is off to its best start since going 6-0 to open the 2006-07 season and improved to 4-0 at home this year.

The Knights led only 24-20 with 7:49 remaining in the first half, but outscored Newberry 16-4 for a 40-24 advantage with 1:24 left. Isaac Sosa scored five points, including a 3-pointer, to spark the run.

UCF, which shot 50 percent from the field (33-for-66), stayed in the lead in double figures for the remainder of the game to snap Newberry's three-game winning streak.

Newberry (3-3), a Division II program, had 22 turnovers.

Stephane Bakinde led Newberry with 12 points and Ryan Barnes added 11.








  • NCAA BB
    NEWBERRY 62
    UCF 80 FINAL

    Dec 1 8:54 PM
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    Newberry 56, UCF 71  2nd - 3:26Dec 1 8:47 PM


  • NCAA BB
    HALFTIME 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    NEWBERRY 26 26
    UCF 42 42 HALFTIME
    HIGH SCORERS AT HALFTIME
    NEWBERRY - RAY ROBINSON 6, JEREMEE DAVIS 5,
    RODNEY LEE 4
    UCF - TAYLOR YOUNG 9, ISAAC SOSA 8,
    A.J. TYLER 8

    Dec 1 7:49 PM