tyler harris scored 24 points as South Florida defeat east carolina 81-70 on Sunday at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum in an American Athletic Conference game.
Harris shot 8-of-13 (5-of-8 from 3-point range) for the Bulls (8-10; 1-4 AAC). russell chewa He scored 20 points and added 7 rebounds. Michael Selton added 11 points and distributed four assists.
Sam Hines Jr.. Y keyshawn bryant both had their best rebounding games of the season with 11 and 10 respectively.
BullsInsider.com We covered the game and here’s our snapshot analysis:
ENDED WHEN: Bryant dove off an assist from Harris with 2:09 left to give the Bulls a 77-61 lead.
THE SHOW WAS STOLEN: Harris was terrific in the second half scoring 19 of his 24 points on 6-of-8 shooting (4-of-6 beyond the arc) and dishing out three assists.
THE STATISTICS DO NOT LIE: USF had an assist on 60 percent (17) of the shots they made (28). A sign of good ball movement.
THE BOTTOM LINE: USF took control of the game with 12:07 left and finished the job to earn its first win of 2023. The team will return home to begin a two-game homestand beginning with Cincinnati on Wednesday. January 15 (ESPN+) and Central Florida on January 21 (ESPNU).