With a big second half and a trio of bigtime performances, Temple men's basketball defeated Auburn (2-1) 88-74 to advance to the Gildan Charleston Classic Championship. The Owls (2-0) will play either Clemson or Hofstra in the title game on Sunday, Nov. 19 at 9:30 p.m.

The USF Bulls outlasted an upset-minded Tulsa team on Thursday night for a 27-20 victory that ensures the American Athletic Conference's East Division will be decided on Black Friday when South Florida clashes with Central Florida in the annual War on I-4 rivalry game.

UCF head football coach Scott Frost is a semifinalist for the George Munger Collegiate Coach of the Year Award, presented by the Maxwell Football Club.

The American had a good night on the hardwood with teams from the league going 3-1 in out of conference play Wednesday, but there are more games on tap today, including a football game that features the 8-1 USF Bulls playing host to the upset-minded Tulsa Golden Hurricane.

The mid-season honors continue to roll in for UCF quarterback McKenzie Milton. On Wednesday, the sophomore was named a semifinalist for the 2017 Walter Camp Player of the Year award.