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2016 Schedule
12-18, 8th in American

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

UCF grad transfer Matt Williams has committed to Wake Forest, source told ESPN. Eligible immediately. 8.1 PPG.

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Central Florida hires Johnny Dawkins

Sources told ESPN's Jeff Goodman the former Stanford coach will replace Donnie Jones, who was let go earlier in the month after six years with the program. Dawkins went 156-115 in eight seasons with the Cardinal.

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Sources: UCF hires ex-Stanford coach Dawkins

Central Florida has hired Johnny Dawkins, who starred at Duke in the '80s and most recently headed up Stanford, as its coach, sources said.

UCF fires head coach Donnie Jones

The Knights were just 12-18 this past season, costing Jones his job after six seasons at the helm. Before joining Central Florida, Jones spent three seasons as Marshall's head coach and was also an assistant under Billy Donovan at Florida.

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UConn routs UCF in must-win game (1:03)
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Brimah brings a big slam on fast break

On the fast break, UConn's Jalen Adams found a hard charging Amida Brimah, who threw down the huge two-handed slam.

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Tacko Fall can ball

The UCF player nailed this alley-oop.

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Tacko Fall stuffs it home

The announcer made a valid point: "How do you defend that?" UConn and UCF are midway through the first half on ESPNU.

Watch: UCF vs. UConn

In the Huskies' last regular-season game, they host the Knights, who had lost seven straight before beating Tulane on Wednesday. UConn is 13-3 at home this season. Live on ESPNU, WatchESPN

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Tacko Fall makes it feel like Tacko Tuesday

It may be Wednesday, but Tacko Fall and UCF are eating Tulane up.

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Fall gets up for block

One does not simply take a shot over 7-foot-6 Tacko Fall.

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Tacko Fall makes delicious alley-oop

UCF's Daiquan Walker discovered that alley-oops work well when paired with 7-foot-6 Tacko Fall.

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College basketball's best dunks of Saturday (1:09)
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Alley-oop to Tacko Fall is just unfair

Temple had no chance to defend this lob to UCF's 7-foot-6 Tacko Fall.

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Temple survives scare from UCF

Temple's Quenton DeCosey knocked down this jumper with :03 left on the clock to lift the Owls to a much-needed 63-61 win over UCF.

Temple in trouble against UCF

The Owls would drop out of Joe Lunardi's projected tourney field with a loss to UCF. The game is tied 61-61 with 1:00 to go. Live on ESPNEWS/WatchESPN

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Owls don't even try to stop Tacko Fall

UCF's 7-foot-6 big man made this dunk look easy as three hopeless Temple defenders surrounded him.

Tournament History

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Tournament Record0-4
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Tournament Appearances4