No. 18 Florida 89, Cent. Florida 59
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) _ Naomi Mobley had a career-high 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Tiffany Travis added 19 points to lead No. 18 Florida to a 89-59 win over Central Florida on Monday night.
Mobley was 7-of-8 from the field and 7-of-8 from the free-throw line as the Gators (13-5) snapped Central Florida’s four-game winning streak and won their 30th consecutive game against in-state rivals.
Chariya Davis led the Golden Knights with 20 points, and Chat McClendon added 15 points and 13 rebounds.
The Gators used a 17-2 run midway through the first half to build a 55-28 lead at the break. Travis hit six of her first 11 shots and had 17 points at halftime.
Central Florida (7-6) committed 25 turnovers, including 19 in the first half.
Florida’s reserves scored 38 points, while Central Florida got only 11 points from its bench.