Central Florida beats Buffalo 23-17
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP)—Nick Cattoi kicked a 22-yard field goal with 6:02 remaining to break a tie and Central Florida defeated Buffalo 23-17 on Saturday night.
Cattoi, who’s 42-yarder with 1:33 left to play completed the scoring, had three field goals in the second half.
Brynn Harvey added a 4-yard touchdown run in the second half to help the Golden Knights (2-1) rally from a 17-7 halftime deficit.
The Golden Knights had an interception and two fumble recoveries in a second half in which Buffalo had 101 yards.
Brett Hodges was 15 of 20 with 141 yards and Harvey rushed for 98 yards on 25 carries for UCF.
The Bulls (1-2) broke a 7-7 tie when Naaman Roosevelt threw a 34-yard touchdown pass to Jesse Rack on a double reverse.
Buffalo held UCF to just 24 yards in the first half after giving up a 68-yard scoring drive.