Live Blog: UCF vs. Colorado, Round 1

This is the second time the University of Central Florida will participate in the National Invitation Tournament.

University of Central Florida center Tacko Fall goes up for the opening tip-off during a 79-74 win over the Colorado Buffaloes in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament at CFE Arena on Wednesday, March 15, 2017. (Photo by Adrian J. Hernandez / New Day Review)

Derrick White leads all scorers with 24 points.

Matt Williams has a game-high 13 points, shooting 3-for-3 from three-point range.

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Derrick White drives into the lane and gets a floater over Tacko Fall to make it a 3-point game. #UCF leads 34-31.#ChargeOn

— New Day Review (@NewDayReview) March 15, 2017

Matt Williams is 5-for-7 from the field and 3-for-3 from three-point range so far tonight. He has a game-high 13 points so far.

UCF is so far 4-for-7 from deep tonight. A.J. Davis has the three misses. Matt Williams is 2-for-2, and Nick Banyard and B.J. Taylor have the other two.

Matt Williams drained the Knights’ first basket with a pull-up jumper from just inside the right wing.