Williams scores 20, UCF beats Seattle 67-51
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Matt Williams scored 20 points and made 6 of 12 3-pointers, Tacko Fall grabbed 15 rebounds and blocked four shots and UCF beat Seattle 67-51 on Saturday night.
Fall opened with a layup and UCF never trailed. B.J. Taylor scored 10 points in the first half and the Knights led 33-20 at halftime after holding the Redhawks to 25 percent shooting from the floor (8 of 32).
Williams’ 3 sparked an 8-0 second-half run for a 45-28 UCF lead, which increased to 56-37 after he hit back-to-back 3s with 5:45 to go.
Taylor scored 20 points, made all 10 of his free throws and had three steals for UCF (4-1). Nick Banyard scored 10 points. Fall grabbed double-digit rebounds for the fourth time in five games.
Brendan Westendorf scored 14 points and Morgan Means added 10 for Seattle (2-4), which ends a five-game road trip.