Bearcats await their NCAA Tournament destination
Sean Kilpatrick led all scorers with 26 points while adding 12 rebounds and six assists.
Sean Kilpatrick scored UC's final eight points to will them past USF and keep them undefeated in the AAC.
Bearcats improve to 8-0 in conference play
Sean Kilpatrick scores 18 points in victory.
NCAA Tournament Second Round Practice & Press Conference
No. 13 Cincinnati vs. No. 21 UConn photos by USA TODAY Sports
Photos from UC's men's basketball game against Memphis on March 6, 2014 in Fifth Third Arena.
Cincinnati vs. SMU
Cincinnati 63, Connecticut 58 Feb. 6. 2014
2013-14 Season (Junior): Played in all 34 games without a start, averaging career highs with 5.7 points and 3.1 rebounds in 21.3 minutes ... finished 13th in the league in three-point shooting (37.6 percent), making 35 of 93 attempts ... registered first career double-double with a season-high 14 points and season-best 13 rebounds against Chicago State (12/23) ... tallied 13 points with a trio of three-pointers to go with four rebounds and three assists against N.C. Central (11/8) ... posted 11 points thanks in part to three three-pointers at Houston (1/7) ... had nine points on 4-of-5 shooting to go with five rebounds and two steals at UCF (2/19) ... scored 10 points with a trio of three-pointers against UConn (3/14) in the semifinals of the AA Championship ... scored in double figures in seven games ... made as many as three three-pointers in four games.
2012-13 Season (Sophomore): Played in all 34 games with one start, averaging 3.1 points and 2.1 rebounds in 12.9 minutes ... saw action in all 18 BIG EAST games ... scored a season-high nine points twice: on 3-of-5 shooting in 15 minutes at Rutgers (1/12) and on 3-of-4 shooting in 22 minutes against Connecticut (3/2) ... grabbed a season-high five rebounds against Arkansas-Little Rock (12/6).
2011-12 Season (Freshman): Played in 28 games without a start, averaging 1.7 points and 1.2 rebounds in 8.5 minutes ... scored a season-high 12 points, shooting 3-of-4 from the field, 2-of-2 from three-point range and 4-of-4 from the free throw line to go with three rebounds and an assist against Radford (12/17) ... tallied nine points, shooting 3-of-3 from three-point range to go with four rebounds, a steal and an assist at Wright State (12/14) ... netted six points on 3-of-4 shooting against Jacksonville State (11/15) ... grabbed a season-high seven rebounds against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (12/21) ... handed out a pair of assists against both Syracuse (1/23) and at St. John's (2/8).
Prior to Cincinnati: Named 2011 All-Manhattan Boys Basketball Player of the Year by the New York Post ... named First Team All-New York ... averaged a team-high 18.1 points for Rice High School, leading the team to the CHSAA Class 2A intersectional final ... named a four-start prospect by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... tabbed the nation's 25th-best small forward by Scout.com ... tabbed the 131st-best player overall nationally by Rivals.
Personal: Jermaine Jameek Sanders ... born Sept. 4, 1992 in Far Rockaway, N.Y. ... son of Lisa Stallings and Jermaine Sanders ... has one brother, Jaquan.