NCAA Men's Basketball

South Florida defeats East Carolina 71-63

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Tyler Harris scored 21 points as South Florida beat East Carolina 71-63 on Wednesday night.

Harris shot 6 for 13 (5 for 10 from 3-point range) and 4 of 5 from the free throw line for the Bulls (10-13, 3-7 American Athletic Conference). Jamir Chaplin scored 17 points while shooting 7 for 10, including 3 for 4 from beyond the arc. Russel Tchewa shot 4 of 8 from the field to finish with 10 points, while adding 11 rebounds.

RJ Felton led the Pirates (11-12, 2-8) in scoring, finishing with 18 points. Ezra Ausar added 15 points, eight rebounds and two steals for East Carolina. Brandon Johnson also put up 10 points and four steals.


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Updated February 1, 2023