CINCINNATI MEN'S BASKETBALL POSTGAME NOTES
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CINCINNATI MEN’S BASKETBALL POSTGAME NOTES

St. John’s at Cincinnati l Feb. 13, 2011

Fifth Third Arena – Cincinnati, Ohio

  

POSTGAME NOTES

 

TEAM 

         Cincinnati shot 7-for-15 from three-point range in the first half. It finished the game shooting 11-30 from behind the arc.

         Down 45-33 with 13:36 remaining in the second half, Cincinnati went on a 23-8 run to take a 56-53 lead. The run lasted 11:29 and featured three pointers from three different Bearcats.

         UC scored 12 second-chance points on 15 offensive rebounds.

         Cincinnati outrebounded St. John’s 32-28.

         The Bearcats forced 15 St. John’s turnovers, while allowing 13 assists. It’s the 21st game this season UC has forced more turnovers than assists allowed.

         UC scored 23 points off turnovers.

 

INDIVIDUAL

         For the second straight game redshirt freshman guard Sean Kilpatrick led UC in scoring, posting 15 points on 4-of-11.

         Junior guard Dion Dixon scored 12 points, adding three rebounds and two assists.

         Senior forward Rashad Bishop added 10 points, six rebounds, four assists and one steal for Cincinnati.

         Senior forward Ibrahima Thomas grabbed a game-high eight rebounds, scored seven points and blocked two shots.

 

STARTERS

         G Cashmere Wright, G Dion Dixon, F Rashad Bishop, F Ibrahima Thomas, F Darnell Wilks

 

SCORES BY HALF:

         Bearcats went into halftime trailing 35-30

         Final score: UC 57, SJU 59