UCF-Howard Postgame Notes

Nov. 17, 2009

Recap | Final Stats

? Two Knights - Keith Clanton (10 points, 10 rebounds) and Dave Diakite (10 points, 11 rebounds) - recorded double-doubles in the win over the Bison. Both players registered career highs in points and boards.
? Seven of Diakite's boards came on the offensive end.
? Clanton added three blocks in the victory.
? Taylor Young's 15 points were a career-best for the junior. He went 7-of-8 at the free-throw line.
? A.J. Rompza matched a career high with four steals.
? The Knights shot 82.6 percent from the charity stripe, making 19-of-23 attempts.
? The contest was played in front of 5,216 fans, the 11th-largest crowd in school history.
? The win marked the Knights' 19-consecutive victory at home during the month of November. The team's last home loss in November came in 1999.
? UCF and Howard were meeting for the first time since 1989. The series is now tied at 2-2.
? The Bison are one of two Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference teams that the Knights will meet this year. On Dec. 12, UCF will host Bethune-Cookman.