Kilpatrick Earns BIG EAST Rookie of the Week Award|
Nov. 22, 2010
CINCINNATI - University of Cincinnati redshirt freshman Sean Kilpatrick (White Plains, N.Y./Notre Dame Prep) won the BIG EAST Conference's first league player of the week honor today (Nov. 22) after leading UC to a pair of opening wins over Mount St. Mary's (69-59) and IPFW (65-59).
Kilpatrick scored ,34 points during the week, including 21 points in his collegiate debut vs. The Mount on Nov. 15. He shot 55.0 percent (11-of-20) from the field, including 5-for-11 (.455) from 3-point range. Defensively, Kilpatrick posted a pair of steals in each game.
The Bearcats (2-0, 0-0 BIG EAST) open up the second week of the play Monday, Nov. 22 vs. Florida A&M (2-1, 0-0 MEAC) at 7 p.m. in Fifth Third Arena.