CINCINNATI MEN'S BASKETBALL POSTGAME NOTES|
Feb. 16, 2011
Louisville at Cincinnati l Feb. 16, 2011
Fifth Third Arena - Cincinnati, Ohio
The Bearcats now have 20 wins on the season, the fifth consecutive year they increased their win total and their first 20-win campaign since the 2005-06 team went 21-13.
Cincinnati started the game on an 18-6 run over the first 7:02 of the first half that featured seven points by Sean Kilpatrick.
At the 9:03 mark of the first half, the Bearcats went on a 10-6 run that lasted 3:02 and featured five points by Cashmere Wright.
After UofL cut UC's lead down to five, the Bearcats responded by going on a 9-2 run starting at the 11:35 mark of the second half to increase their lead back to 52-40.
Sophomore point guard Cashmere Wright scored a game-high 20 points on 7-of-15 shooting.
Redshirt freshman guard Sean Kilpatrick followed Wright with 18 points, his third straight game in double figures.
SCORES BY HALF:
Bearcats went into halftime leading 41-30
Final score: UC 63, UofL 54