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2018 Schedule
4th in American

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Top 60 prospect Tre Mann told ESPN that he holds offers from. Florida, Florida State, Memphis, Tennessee, UCF, USF, Georgia Tech, Texas A&M, Alabama & LSU. Mann is a scoring point guard with elevation, range and accuracy on his jump shot.

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UCF extends coach Dawkins' pact through '23

UCF men's basketball coach Johnny Dawkins has received a one-year contract extension after guiding the Knights to a 24-12 record in his first season.

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Nuggets to work out six Monday

The Nuggets announced they'll be hosting six prospects for a pre-draft workout on Monday: Colorado G Derrick White, Central Florida G Matt Williams, Clemson F Jaron Blossomgame, South Carolina G P.J. Dozier, Syracuse G Andrew White and Houston G Damyean Dotson.

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Phoenix announces workout participants

The Suns will have six players attending their pre-draft workout on Wednesday, headlined by Oregon G/F Dillon Brooks. The other prospects: Georgetown G Rodney Pryor, Fresno State F Paul Watson, UCF G Matt Williams, Lithuanian big man Laurynas Birutis and French G/F Yoan Granvorka.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Key NBA decisions to watch today: Caleb Swanigan, Tony Bradley, D.J. Wilson and Mo Wagner, Hamidou Diallo, Svi Mykhailiuk. Other notables include Vince Edwards, Omer Yurtseven, Johnathan Williams, Tacko Fall, Kameron Williams, Shaqquan Aaron.

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UCF's Fall does pre-draft workout with Magic

7-foot-6 UCF post player Tacko Fall is going through pre-draft workouts with several NBA teams, but hasn't made up his mind that he's staying in the NBA draft.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Central Florida coach Johnny Dawkins on addition of Wichita State: "The addition of Wichita State is tremendous for this league. To bring in a program that has had such success and been to six straight NCAA Tournaments will be great for the American Athletic Conference. What Gregg Marshall has done at Wichita State has been impressive and we are excited to have the Shockers join The American."

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UCF 7-6 center Fall to mull NBA draft options

Central Florida big man Tacko Fall is taking a look at the NBA. The 7-foot-6 center -- AAC Defensive Player of the Year -- will explore his draft status and will have until May to decide.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

UCF 7-foot-6 center Tacko Fall will test the NBA Draft waters, but will not hire an agent.

Joe Lunardi Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

They let me out of the bunker! NIT semifinals coming up at the top of the hour...

Starters score every point for SMU in 70-59 win vs. UCF (0:34)

Andrew Smith ESPN Editor 

SMU defeated UCF 70-59 to advance to the AAC tournament finals. They will play either UConn or Cincinnati. SMU's Sterling Brown led all scorers with 22 points. Semi Ojeleye added 17.

SMU's Brown and Foster connect on the alley-oop (0:26)

Andrew Smith ESPN Editor 

With less than four minutes remaining in their AAC tournament semifinal game, SMU has started extending its possessions to use as much of the shot clock as possible. With a 14-point lead, the clock is their friend. UCF has 3:25 left to mount a charge and keep its NCAA tournament hopes alive.

Andrew Smith ESPN Editor 

SMU extended its lead to 14 points on another Shake Milton 3-pointer when UCF went 2:45 without a basket midway through the second half. The Knights quickly scored twice, but remain down by double digits with less than 8 minutes remaining.

UCF's Tacko Fall snuffs out the elbow jumper (0:25)

Andrew Smith ESPN Editor 

SMU has opened up a 8-point lead on UCF after Shake Milton nailed a 3-pointer and then B.J. Taylor was called for a technical foul on the other end of the floor. UCF coach Johnny Dawkins was not a fan of that call and came close to getting T'd up himself, but everyone calmed down during the media timeout.

Mustang's Sterling Brown bounces off defender, converts the basket (0:35)
Mustang's Shake Milton takes the contact and nails the 3. (0:28)

Team Stats

Points Per Game67.1305th
Rebounds Per Game40.85th
Assists Per Game11.1318th
Points Allowed61.26th

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Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-4
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances4