Central Florida Falls 79-78 to South Florida - Recap

Central Florida Falls 79-78 to South Florida - Recap

Victor Rudd scored 25 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, leading South Florida over Central Florida, 79-78, on Wednesday at CFE Arena.

South Florida was a 5.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Martino Brock had 17 points for South Florida and Chris Perry chipped in with 10 points. Shemiye McLendon had 6 assists for them, while Victor Rudd was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Central Florida got 24 points from Isaiah Sykes in a losing cause and another 12 points from Matt Williams. Isaiah Sykes contributed 5 assists for them, while Isaiah Sykes had 12 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed South Florida were victorious, as the score was 37-36 at the break.

The rebound battle favored South Florida as they grabbed 41 boards, while Central Florida only had 32.