Photos: Terrance Coakley.

The University of Central Florida Men’s basketball team (UCF) took down in-state rivals, University of South Florida (USF), 78-65.

UCF started fast with a 13-0 lead that USF could never recover from. Tacko Fall led the way with 21 points, 9 rebounds, and 1 assist.

Terrell Allen of UCF following that performance with 14 points himself. In a time where March Madness is coming up, the Knights look to win their remaining conference games so they can enter the big tournament.

The Knights look to follow up their performance, on Saturday, Feb. 16 at 6 p.m. against head coach Penny Hardaway and his team the Memphis Tigers.