Connecticut Defeats Central Florida 75-55 - Recap
The battle between Connecticut and Central Florida didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Central Florida was handed a 75-55 defeat on Sunday at CFE Arena.
Connecticut won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as favorites.
Lasan Kromah had 17 points for Connecticut and Shabazz Napier chipped in with 17 points. Shabazz Napier had 6 assists for them, while Lasan Kromah was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Central Florida got a 17-point performance from Isaiah Sykes, who was supported by 13 points from Justin McBride. Isaiah Sykes had 5 assists in a losing cause for Central Florida, while Kasey Wilson grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 41-24 at the break.
Connecticut had a 42-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.