Orlando, FL (AP) - Marcus Jordan had 26 points and five
assists and No. 19 Central Florida remained unbeaten with a 65-58
win over Marshall on Wednesday night.
Jordan, son of NBA star Michael Jordan, had 17 points in second
half when UCF used a 10-0 run to take control of the game.
Keith Clanton added 14 points and Isaac Sosa 13 for the Knights
(14-0, 1-0 in Conference USA).
Shaquille Johnson led Marshall with 15 points. Tirrell Baines
added 14 for the Thundering Herd (10-4, 0-1.)
Clanton started and finished the 10-0 run with layups. Jordan
also had a 3-point play and Sosa made a 3-pointer and UCF erased a
four-point deficit and took a 52-46 lead with 5:01 left.
The Knights led by as many as eight, but didn't clinch the win
until Clanton's two free throws with 15 seconds left.
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