Central Florida (17-10, 8-7 American Athletic Conference at Temple (14-14, 5-10)

When: Wednesday, 7 p.m. Liacouras Center (10,200).

Television: ESPNU.

Coaches:  UCF, Johnny Dawkins (1st season, 17-10; overall,  173-125); Temple, Fran Dunphy (11th season, 228-134; overall, 538-297).

Series: Temple leads 5-3.

Last meeting:  Dec. 31, 2016, UCF won, 77-53 at home.

Points per game: UCF, 67.6 ppg.; Temple, 70.5 ppg.

Opponent points per game: UCF, 60.8 ppg; Temple, 71.1 ppg.

Free throw percentage: UCF, 65.7 percent; Temple, 71.9 percent.

Three-point percentage: UCF, 33.6 percent; Temple 35.5 percent.

Up next:  UCF hosts Cincinnati Sunday at 3 p.m.. Temple hosts Tulane, Saturday at noon.

UCF

Nov. 14 Nichols State, 80-54

Nov. 17 vs Mississippi State, 86-61*

Nov. 18 at College of Charleston, 60-40*

Nov. 20 vs. Villanova, 57-67*

Nov. 26 Seattle, 67-51

Nov. 30 Stetson, 81-45

Dec. 3 at UMass, 65-62

Dec. 10 Maryland Eastern Shore, 76-58

Dec. 12 Penn, 49-58

Dec. 15 at George Washington, 59-74

Dec. 18 Miami (Ohio), 80-73 OT

Dec. 21 Bethune-Cookman, 71-41

Dec. 28 at Tulane, 85-72

Dec. 31 Temple, 77-53

Jan. 3 E. Carolina, 48-45

Jan. 8 at UConn, 49-64

Jan. 14 Houston, 77-70

Jan. 17 USF, 86-64

Jan. 22 at Memphis, 65-70

Jan. 25 SMU, 60-65

Jan. 28 at Tulsa, 66-77

Feb. 1 at Houston, 64-82

Feb. 4 Memphis, 72-57

Feb. 8 at Cincinnati, 50-60

Feb. 11 UConn, 63-66

Feb. 14 Tulsa, 71-53

Feb. 18 at E. Carolina, 61-58

*Charleston Classic

TEMPLE

Nov. 11 La Salle, 97-92 OT

Nov. 14 New Hampshire, 52-57

Nov. 17 at UMass, 67-70

Nov. 20 Manhattan, 88-67

Nov. 24 89-86 Florida State*

Nov. 25 81-77 West Virginia*

Nov. 30 at St. Joseph's, 78-72

Dec. 3 Penn, 70-62

Dec. 7 George Washington, 63-66

Dec. 10 DePaul, 74-65**

Dec. 13 at Villanova, 57-78

Dec. 17 NJIT, 68-63

Dec. 22 Yale, 83-77

Dec. 28 Cincinnati, 50-56

Dec. 31 at Central Florida, 53-77

Jan. 4 at SMU, 65-79

Jan. 7 East Carolina, 81-62

Jan. 11 at UConn, 59-73

Jan. 14 Tulsa, 68-70

Jan. 18 at Cincinnati, 74-81

Jan. 25 Memphis, 77-66

Jan. 28 at Houston, 66-79

Jan. 31 at Tulane, 79-71

Feb. 5 South Florida, 83-74

Feb. 9 SMU, 50-66

Feb. 12 at Memphis, 74-62

Feb. 15 at East Carolina, 65-78

Feb. 19 UConn, 63-64

*NIT Season Tip-Off at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn

**Played in Miami

TEMPLE

Probable Starters

G Shizz Alston, 6-4, So. 13.6 ppg., 4.0 apg.

G Quinton Rose, 6-8, Fr., 10.0 ppg., 3.8 rpg.

G Daniel Dingle, 6-7, r-Sr., 12.6 ppg., 4.5 rpg.

F Obi Enechionyia, 6-10, Jr. 12.6 ppg., 5.8rpg.

C Damion Moore, 6-11, Fr., 3.7 ppg., 2.9 rpg.

Key reserves

G Alani Moore, 5-10, Fr., 7.2 ppg., 1.9 apg.

F Mark Williams, 6-8, Sr., 5.6 ppg., 2.8 rpg.

C Ernest Aflakpui, 6-10, So., 4.4 ppg., 5.1 rpg.

CENTRAL FLORIDA

Probable starters

G/F A.J. Davis, 6-9, r-Jr., 7.7 ppg., 7.3 rpg.

F Nick Banyard, 6-8, r-Sr., 5.9 ppg., 5.9 rpg.

C Tacko Fall, 7-6, So., 11.8 ppg., 9.7 rpg., 2.4 bpg.

G B.J. Taylor, 6-2, r-So., 16.6 ppg., 3.7 apg.

G Matt Williams, 6-5, r-Sr., 15.5 ppg., 4.7 rpg.

Key Reserves

G/F Tank Efyanayi, 6-6, Sr., 9.3 ppg., 4.1 rpg.

F Chad Brown, 6-9, So., 4.9 ppg., 3.7 rpg.

G Nathan Lang, 6-0, r-Jr., 0.7 ppg.

About UCF:  In Saturday's win at East Carolina, Nick Banyard scored a career high 18 points for a second straight game and he added 11 rebounds…Matt Williams has 98 three-point field goals, which sets a single-season AAC mark and is just five away from the school record…Former Drexel guard Terrell Allen is sitting out this year as a transfer and will have three years of eligibility…Tacko Fall is currently shooting 73.9 percent from the field (136 of 184). The Division I record is 74.6 percent set by Oregon State's Steve Johnson (235 of 315) in 1980-81… At 7-foot-6 Fall is the tallest player in Division I and one of the 40 tallest human beings in the world, according to UCF sports information…The Knights lead the nation in field goal percentage defense, holding teams to 35.9 percent shooting…UCF is sixth nationally in scoring defense (60.8 ppg.).

About Temple: Sixteen of Temple's 28 games have been decided in OT or by 10 points or fewer…In Sunday's loss to UConn, Temple led 56-46 with 8:29 left…Damion Moore had a career high 11 points, hitting all five field goal attempts against the Huskies…Daniel Dingle had 17 points, six rebounds and six assists…Obi Enechionyia had just two points on two shots in 19 minutes and he is averaging just 9.6 points per game in conference play…Temple is 1-13 when scoring under 70 points and 13-1 when scoring at least 70…In the earlier 77-53 loss at UCF, Temple trailed, 38-11 at halftime.