Cincinnati won its 300th game (300-65, .821) in Fifth Third Arena. The building opened in 1989 (in its 23rd season).
This was the second meeting between the Bearcats and Golden Lions, with the Bearcats holding a 2-0 lead (79-49 win on Dec. 22, 2008 in Fifth Third Arena).
UC is 12-0 against current members of the Southwestern Athletic Conference: Alcorn State (2-0), Alabama State (1-0), Arkansas-Pine Bluff (2-0), Jackson State (1-0), Mississippi Valley State (1-0), Prairie View A&M (1-0), Southern (1-0), and Texas Southern (3-0).
The Bearcats are 43-8 under Cronin against non-conference opponents at home.
UC led 50-29 at halftime.
The Bearcats scored 100 or more points in back-to-back games for the first time since the 1976-77 season (12/1/76 vs. Wright State - 120-52, 12/4/76 vs. USF - 103-69).
UC has reached the 100-point plateau 91 times in school history (currently in the 111th varsity season).
The Bearcats have scored 43, 35, 55, 46, 50, and 51 points over the last six halves.
The 48-point margin of victory is the largest for the Bearcats under Mick Cronin (99-54 win vs. Georgia Southern, 12/14/10, +45) and the largest since a 52-point win against Jackson State on 12/20/04 (95-43.).
Cincinnati has scored 93.3 points while shooting .552 (100-181) from the floor and .481 (39-81) from three-point range over the last three contests.
Cincinnati shot 15-of-28 from three-point range, the most triples made since knocking down 17 against Wofford on Nov. 21, 2006.
UC recorded 16 steals, the most for a Bearcats team under Mick Cronin.
The Bearcats forced 29 turnovers, which ties for the most in a Division I game in 2011-12.
UC had five players in double figures (Wright, Parker, Dixon, Davis III, Kilpatrick) for the second time in the last three games (12/14 at Wright State).
The Bearcats have won 29 of the last 32 non-conference home games.
UC led the BIG EAST Conference, allowing 59.6 points per game in 2010-11. The Bearcats are allowing an average of 56.9 points through 11 games this season.
Cashmere Wright scored 20 points, his second straight 20-point effort, third of the season and the sixth of his career. He knocked down a career-high six triples and is 10-of-19 from three-point range over the last two games. He dished out five assists with zero turnovers and has 43 assists and 11 turnovers over his last seven games (3.9 assist/turnover).
Dion Dixon scored 16 points and has scored in double figures in 10 of the first 11 games of the season. He added a season-high five assists and a career-best four steals to go with six rebounds.
Sean Kilpatrick added 12 points, his ninth straight double-figure scoring game and his 10th of the season. He added a career-high six steals.
Jaquon Parker scored a career-high 17 points and tied his career high with three three-point field goals. He is 6-for-7 from three-point range this season.
Jeremiah Davis III posted a career-high 13 points and hit his first three career three-point field goals.
Kelvin Gaines scored a career-high seven points, grabbed a career-best six rebounds, and tied a career high with three blocks.