ORLANDO, FL – Jack Gibbs scored 37 points and Tyler Kalinoski added 25 as Davidson cruised to a 95-69 victory over the University of Central Florida in non-conference men’s basketball action Wednesday evening at CFE Arena.
Nathan Ekwu added 11 points for the Cats, who improved to 3-1 with the victory.
Daiquan Walker led UCF with 15, Adonys Henriquez added 14 and Kasey Wilson had 13. The Knights also are now 3-1.
Davidson held a 45-38 lead at halftime, and outscored UCF 50-31 in the second to extend the margin to 26 at the final buzzer.
The Wildcats hit 13 of 34 three-point attempts, and 37 of 69 shots overall, for a 53.6 percent shooting percentage. The Wildcats out-rebounded UCF 42-26.
Davidson plays UNC Wilmington on Saturday at Belk Arena. Game time is 2pm.by