Senior guard Jermaine Taylor (Tavares, Fla.) totaled a game-high 29 points and established a Conference USA record as the UCF men's basketball team fell 79-70 to Tulsa Wednesday at the Reynolds Center. The All-America candidate has now scored 430 points in league play this campaign, good for a C-USA single-season record.
March 5, 2009
Despite 28 points from senior guard Jermaine Taylor (Tavares, Fla.), the UCF men's basketball team was unable to top Marshall Saturday, falling 67-62 at the Cam Henderson Center. The Knights had the chance to tie the Conference USA game at 65 with five seconds remaining, but Taylor's 3-pointer went wide.
March 1, 2009
Marshall started a two-game road trip, and the sixth road game in a month, in Orlando, Fla. at UCF Arena, hoping to build off the momentum of the SMU win on Wednesday. But Sunday, it was the Knights who made most of the shots, long and short, in a 87-69 win over the Herd. Marshall is just 1-9 away from Huntington, 1-4 in true road games and 0-4 against teams on neutral courts.
January 25, 2009
With all apologies to the Buffalo Bills Marshawn Lynch, Knights guard Jermaine Taylor was in full "Beast Mode" as he was named tournament MVP and UCF captured their third consecutive Holiday Classic title with an 89-75 victory over the Chicago State Cougars, but it wasn't as easy as the final score indicated.
December 30, 2008
After a strong performance in his first career start, UCF freshman guard Isaac Sosa (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico) earned Conference USA Rookie of the Week honors Monday, the league office announced. Sosa recorded a season-high 22 points as the Knights defeated Florida Tech Friday at the UCF Arena.
December 16, 2008
Behind a season-high 19 points from freshman guard Isaac Sosa (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico), the UCF men's basketball team recorded a 66-64 victory over South Dakota State at the Cancun Challenge Saturday. The Knights (3-2) overcame an eight-point halftime deficit at the Moon Palace Resort.
November 30, 2008