The UCF Knights basketball program started off their new era with a strong opening night performance against Nicholls. All five starters finished in double figures for the Knights, giving new head coach Johnny Dawkins his first win at UCF.
Tacko Fall and Matt Williams led the way for the Knights on Monday. Fall played a complete game, finishing with 16 points, 16 rebounds, and 4 blocks. While Williams hit 6 threes on his way to a game-high 20 points.