Connecticut Downs South Florida 69-64 - Match Report
|Connecticut Downs South Florida 69-64 - Match Report|
Connecticut got 24 points from Shabazz Napier as they ran past South Florida 69-64 on Sunday at Gampel Pavilion.
Connecticut won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 10-point spread.
Ryan Boatright had 17 points for Connecticut and Omar Calhoun chipped in with 7 points. Shabazz Napier had 4 assists for them, while Shabazz Napier was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
South Florida got a 22-point performance from Toarlyn Fitzpatrick, who was supported by 12 points from Victor Rudd. Anthony Collins had 2 assists in a losing cause for South Florida, while Toarlyn Fitzpatrick grabbed 10 rebounds.
Connecticut trailed at halftime, 27-15.
South Florida had a 43-41 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.