ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Mike O'Donnell scored eight of his 25 points in overtime as Central Florida beat Rollins 83-80 on Wednesday.
John Thinne's layup with 46 seconds remaining in overtime gave Rollins an 80-79 lead. Dave Noel's layup with 22 seconds left put UCF ahead 81-80, and O'Donnell put the Knights up by three with a pair of free throws with less than 10 seconds left.Rollins had two shots to tie the game, but Deon Troupe's 3-pointer at the buzzer went awry.O'Donnell was held scoreless in the second half until he hit a 3-pointer with 2:33 remaining in regulation to bring UCF to within 65-63. He hit another 3-pointer with 1:07 left to bring the Knights to within two.Jermaine Taylor finished with 26 points and eight rebounds for UCF. Craig Reichel led Rollins with 24 points. Troupe finished with 16 points, and Jonny Reibel added 15 points.