UCF 84, Palm Beach Atlantic 69

Marcus Jordan had 17 points and freshman Kasey Wilson added a

career-high 15 to help Central Florida to an 84-69 win over Palm

Beach Atlantic on Monday night.

Isaiah Sykes added 14 points, seven rebounds and five assists

for UCF (16-6).

Marc Hardy led Division II Palm Beach Atlantic (4-17) with 19

points and teammate Dante Valentine had 17 points and 12

rebounds.

Jordan had back-to-back 3-pointers during a 14-2 run to end the

first half as UCF seized control. Sykes ended the run with his

first career 3-pointer to give the Knights a 43-25 halftime

lead.

The second half started in much the same way, with Jordan

hitting two more 3-pointers sandwiched around dunks by Sykes and

Clanton, as UCF upped its lead to 51-27 with 18:42 left in the

game.