UCF 115, West Florida 61
Marcus Jordan scored 16 of his 28 points in the first half and
Central Florida routed West Florida 115-61 on Friday night in both
teams’ season opener.
Jordan, son of NBA legend and Hall of Famer Michael Jordan, made
his first four shots of the game from 3-point range.
The 115 points were the most the Knights have scored since the
1992-93 season. It was the 20th highest total in school history.
UCF shot 66.7 percent, its fourth-best shooting night in school
Keith Clanton, who like Jordan was a Conference USA All-Freshman
pick last season, hit his first nine shots and finished with 24
points for the Knights.
Jordan, who received a rousing ovation from the crowd when he
checked out of the game with 6:46 to play, made 8 of 11 shots from
the field and 5 of 7 from 3-point range.
The Division II Argonauts were led by Mike Lewis with 15