Postgame Notes

Dec. 12, 2007

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Cincinnati at Xavier

Dec. 12, 2007

Cincinnati, OH - Cintas Center



·         Cincinnati: 4-5, 0-0 BIG EAST

·         Xavier: 8-1, 0-0 A-10





·         Cincinnati leads the all-time series 47-28 after tonight's 64-59 loss.


·         The Bearcats are now 1-3 at the Cintas Center.


·         The home team has won each of the last five games in the series.



·         Cincinnati wore its red uniforms for the first time this season.


·         After knocking down just one 3-pointer in the last game at Illinois State, UC's Marvin Gentry scored the first points off a three-point basket.  UC finished with eight threes, with Larry Davis leading the way with three.


·         UC jumped out to a 7-2 run to open game in first three minutes.


·         Senior guard Jamual Warren scored a team-high eight points in the first half.


·         Sophomore guard Deonta Vaughn was held to one shot in the first half. Vaughn averages 11.4 shots per game. Vaughn finished the game going 3-for-11 and scoring 10 points. It is his first double-digit scoring night since Nov. 26 vs. USC Upstate, three games ago.


·         The Bearcats dominated the boards in the first half, outrebounding the Musketeers 26-16, including 12 offensive rebounds. John Williamson had a team-best six in the opening period of play. They finished the game with 43 rebounds, the second-highest total of the season (44 vs. South Carolina-Upstate).


·         With the scored tied at 43-43 with 7:55 left in the game, UC went on a 5-0 run in the next minute thanks to a Adam Hrycaniuk lay-up, a Jamual Warren steal on the next possession and a Rashad Bishop 3-pointer.


·         Jamual Warren's seven assists tied his career high (at West Virginia, 3/3/07).