tip-off set for 1 p.m.
ORLANDO, FLORIDA – As introduced on Wednesday, the UCF males’s basketball crew will return to motion on Saturday, internet hosting Sixth-ranked Houston at Addition Monetary Area.
The Knights and the Cougars will tip-off at 1 p.m. on ABC.
UCF (3-1, 1-0) is receiving votes in each nationwide polls after incomes wins over Auburn, Fifteenth-ranked Florida State and Cincinnati to start out the 2020-21 season.
Houston (6-0, 1-0), in the meantime, heads to Orlando for its first true highway recreation of the season, having gained 5 video games at dwelling and a impartial website recreation towards then Fifteenth-ranked Texas Tech.
The Knights’ Brandon Mahan is the reigning AAC Participant of the Week, whereas Isaiah Adams was named the league’s Freshman of the Week on Monday.
The Cougars have earned three weekly honors from The American this season.
Marcus Sasser was the Participant of the Week on Nov. 30, whereas Tramon Mark has been the Freshman of the Week twice.
Houston defeated UCF in Orlando final season in the one assembly between the 2 groups and the Cougars maintain a 16-11 benefit within the all-time sequence.
In 2019, UCF knocked off the then Sixth-ranked Cougars in Houston to propel the Knights to an at-large berth to the NCAA Event.
■ Date: Saturday, Dec. 26
■ Time: 1 p.m. ET
■ TV: ABC
■ Radio: FM 96.9 The Sport