MONDAY, JANUARY 29, 2001
Jacksonville Defeats UCF, 74-65

Jan. 29, 2001

Box Score

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Brandon Williams scored 24 points and Kris Hunter added 19 along with eight blocked shots to lead Jacksonville to a 74-65 win over Central Florida on Monday.

Williams connected on four of six three-pointers and made all eight free throws.

Jacksonville (14-6, 7-4) started the second half with a 12-5 run to break open a tight game that saw 15 ties or lead changes in the first half.

Central Florida (7-14, 3-8) stayed within range of the Dolphins and put together a 10-2 run to cut the lead to one with six minutes left in the game.

But Hunter made a layup and a pair of free throws and Williams added a short jumper to put the Dolphins back up by five and secure the team's fourth straight Trans American Athletic Conference win.

Paul Reed scored 13 of his 20 points in the first half. He was the only Golden Knight to reach double figures.