OCALA-- College of Central Florida men's basketball team improved to 5-0 after defeating DME on Saturday night at Patriot Gym.
CF went into the half down 49-42, but surged back with a 56-point second half to defeat DME Academy 98-87. CF led by as many as 18 points in the second half in the rout.
Carlos Dotson led the CF offense with a season-high 21 points in the win and Antwan Maxwell recorded his first double-double as a Patriot (14 points, 12 rebounds). In total, five Patriot players scored in double figures, including newcomer Kevin Hunt Jr. who added 19 points.
CF will be back in action on Tuesday when they welcome St. Petersburg College. Tipoff is set for 7:30 p.m.