The Hurricanes dominated the first half, and took a 16-point lead into halftime. UCF made it a little closer in the second half but never came anywhere close.
Keith Clanton finished with 15 points for the Knights, who fell to 6-3 on the season with the loss.
The starting lineup of Scott, Johnson, Kenny Kadji, Shane Larkin, and Trey McKinney Jones is now 4-0 for the Hurricanes this season.
Miami extended its record to 7-1 with the win, and it will begin play in the Diamond Head Classic on Sunday in Honolulu against Hawaii.