Henriquez leads UCF over Eckerd 76-59
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Andonys Henriquez made five 3-pointers on his way to 21 points and UCF defeated Eckerd 76-59 on Wednesday night.
Kasey Wilson added 11 points and Brandon Goodwin 10 for the Knights (2-0), who made 26 of 44 shots for 59.1 percent, including 10 of 20 from 3-point range.
Jerrick Stevenson led Eckerd with 17 points with Kevin Walsh adding 13. The Tritons shot just 37.7 percent, making 20 of 53 shots, including 5 of 19 from 3-point range (26.3 percent).
Eckerd, which led by two at halftime, got a pair of baskets from Trevon Young to lead 41-35 early in the second half. The Knights responded with a 24-8 run to lead 59-49 with 7:43 left. Eckerd wouldn’t get closer than eight points thereafter.
The game was an exhibition for the Division II Tritons (1-1).