Southern Miss knocks off Central Florida 68-58Feb 21, 2010 - 3:39 AM HATTIESBURG, Miss.(AP) -- Angelo Johnson scored a season-high 21 points and Southern Mississippi defeated Central Florida 68-58 on Saturday night.
Johnson connected on four of his five 3-point attempts, leading the Golden Eagles (16-10, 6-6 Conference USA) back from a 16-point second half deficit.
Trailing 50-42 with 6:30 left, Southern Miss sandwiched a Sai'Quon Stone three-point play between a pair of Johnson's 3-pointers to take their first lead since the 15:07 mark in the first half.
Gary Flowers added 16 points and Josimar Ayarza scored 10 for the Golden Eagles.
Isaac Sosa scored 14 to lead Central Florida (13-13, 5-6).
- NCAA BB
FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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UCF 31 27 58
SOUTHERN MISS 22 46 68 FINAL
HIGH SCORERS: UCF - ISAAC SOSA 14, A.J. TYLER 13,
MARCUS JORDAN 12
SOUTHERN MISS - ANGELO JOHNSON 21, GARY FLOWERS 16,
SAI'QUON STONE 10
Feb 20 10:10 PM
- NCAA BB
SOUTHERN MISS 22 HALFTIME
Feb 20 8:44 PM
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