Bearcats fall to Harvard in second round of NCAA tournament
Titus Rubles had a career night as he tallied 24 points and grabbed five boards.
Sean Kilpatrick ties UC record for consecutive games played.
Sean Kilpatrick scored UC's final eight points to will them past USF and keep them undefeated in the AAC.
NCAA Tournament Second Round Practice & Press Conference
Cincinnati vs. Rutgers - USATSI Gallery
Cincinnati vs. Memphis - USATSI Gallery
Photos from UC's men's basketball game against Memphis on March 6, 2014 in Fifth Third Arena.
Cincinnati vs. UConn - USATSI Gallery
Pronunciation: Titus ROO-bulls
2013-14 Season (Senior): Started all 34 games, averaging career highs with 7.3 points and 6.8 rebounds in 29.0 minutes ... ranked second on the team in rebounds and third in points and assists (2.0) ... ranked ninth in the league in rebounds (6.8) for the year ... finished as one of five players in the conference to rank among the top 10 in both offensive rebounds (ninth at 2.5) and defensive rebounds (ninth at 4.3) ... ranked fifth in the conference in rebounds (7.4) during league play ... scored a career-high 24 points on 9-of-13 shooting from the field and 6-of-6 shooting from the foul line to go with five rebounds on Senior Day against Memphis (3/6) ... hit the game-winning basket with four seconds left as part of a six-point performance against Pittsburgh (12/17) in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden ... named to the AAC Weekly Honor Roll on Nov. 18 after averaging 13.5 points, 7.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists in wins over N.C. State (11/12) and Appalachian State (11/16) ... grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds against Louisville (2/22) ... swiped a career-high five steals at SMU (2/8) ... posted a career-best four blocks against UCF in the quarterfinals of the AAC Championship (3/13) ... led UC in rebounding 10 times ... handed out three or more assists in 10 games ... grabbed 10 or more rebounds in six games.
2012-13 Season (Junior): Played in all 34 games with 12 starts, averaging 5.9 points and 5.9 rebounds in 21.8 minutes ... started nine of 18 BIG EAST games ... finished among the team leaders in rebounds (first at 5.9), assists (second at 2.0) and scoring (fourth at 5.9) ... ranked 16th in the BIG EAST in rebounding (5.9) ... led UC in rebounding in 13 games ... led the Bearcats in assists in eight games ... scored 14 points against St. John's (1/5) ... pulled down a career-high 11 rebounds at Rutgers (1/12) ... posted a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds, including 10-of-12 shooting from the free-throw line against Marquette (1/19) ... had 11 points on 5-of-12 shooting with eight rebounds against Creighton in the NCAA tournament second round.
Prior to Cincinnati: Considered by JucoJunction.com to be the No. 2 prospect in the country in the junior college ranks ... attended Blinn College, a community college in Brenham, Texas for the 2011-12 campaign ... earned NJCAA All-America honorable mention honors after averaging 14.5 points and a team-high 9.8 rebounds during the 2011-12 season ... shot 50 percent from the field, 72 percent from the free-throw line and swiped 51 steals ... tabbed a First Team All-Region XIV selection and all-conference honoree while leading the Buccaneers to a 27-7 record and the school's first appearance in the Region XIV Tournament title game - one game shy of competing in the NJCAA National Championship ... named a Region XIV All-Tournament First Team selection after averaging 11.5 points and a tournament-best 12.3 rebounds during the tournament ... attended Independence Community College in Independence, Kan., during the 2010-11 season ... earned freshman of the year, First Team All-Jayhawk Conference honors and first team all-region accolades while averaging 20.3 points and 12.3 rebounds ... prior to his stay at Independence, attended God's Academy in Grand Prairie, Texas for the 2008-09 and 2009-10 seasons... became the all-time leading rebounder, grabbing more than 600 boards ... averaged 16.8 points, 13.6 rebounds and 4.7 blocks during the 2009-10 season.
Personal: Titus Ocean Rubles ... born Aug. 4, 1991 in Dallas, Texas ... son of Barbara Rubles and Hosie Perkins ... has four brothers: Calvin, Sidney, Darrius and Nunu and one sister, Ashley.