Polk State lost to Central Florida 95-75 yesterday in Winter Haven.
Derrick "DJ" Molden scored a team-high 13 points.
Tekorian "TK" Smith had 12 points and five rebounds.
The Eagles (11-4, No. 5 FCSAA) begin Suncoast Conference play Saturday at 4 p.m. game against State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota in Bradenton.