Inside UCF Basketball with Donnie Jones, which airs each Monday at 10:30 p.m. on Bright House Sports Network, includes highlights this week from the Knights' thrilling overtime win at Houston. On Saturday, UCF improved to 12-5 overall and 2-1 in Conference USA games with a 79-75 victory over the Cougars.
The Knights, who were led by Isaiah Sykes (22 points, 9 rebounds), Keith Clanton (19 points, 8 rebounds, 4 blocks) and Calvin Newell (15 points), nearly won at the end of regulation on a Tristan Spurlock buzzer beater. After Spurlock's deep 3-pointer was declared too late by the officials, UCF outscored Houston 7-3 in overtime.
This week's show details how UCF's four walk-ons contribute to the team's success. Bobby Horodsyki, Robert King III, Isaac Lang and Tyler Coons will be featured during the program.
The episode also includes stories on assistant coach Darren Tillis, the UCF Victory Club and the program's focus on academic success.
The show also airs Tuesday at 11 p.m. on Bright House Sports Network and statewide each Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. on Sun Sports.