STORRS, Conn. (AP) Christian Vital scored 24 points and James Bouknight had 16 of his 19 points in the second half to lead UConn past South Florida 78-71 on Sunday.
Jalen Gaffney and Brendan Adams each added 10 points for Connecticut (15-12, 6-8 American)
Justin Brown scored 22 points and David Collins added 18 to lead USF (11-16, 4-10), which has lost four straight.
The Huskies led by as many as 11 points in the first half and by six points at halftime.
But Bouknight and center Josh Carlton each picked up their third fouls early in the second half and USF hit its first five shots after intermission. >> Read more
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