Conference USA road games have been a struggle for the Knights throughout their history in Conference USA and tonight is a tough test against a hot Tulsa team with a lot of size across the front line.
For a pre-game read on the task ahead for the Knights, check out the read from the Newsdesk.
Other factoids from the UCF SID:
- UCF's 5-1 start is their best start in league play since joining Conference USA in 2005 and their best start since winning their first 11 games in the Atlantic Sun Conference in 2003-2004.
- UCF has defeated six teams in this season that played in post-season tournaments last season: Memphis, UAB, UCONN, Old Dominion, College of Charleston, and Bethune Cookman.
- UCF is looking to continue a streak of halftime fortune: they are 13-0 this season when going into the locker room with a lead at halftime.
- Tristan Spurlock has been a big factor off the bench in three straight games and is seven for his last fifteen from behind the arc.