Cincinnati 68, Rutgers 58

Saturday, January 12, 2013 8:00 PM
Location - Louis Brown Athletic Center, Piscataway, New Jersey
Officials - Tim Clougherty, John Gaffney, Gary Prager
Attendance - 5560

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Cincinnati 27 41 68
Rutgers 15 43 58

Recap


No. 20 Cincinnati 68, Rutgers 58: Cashmere Wright led the way with 23 points and the visiting Bearcats held the Scarlet Knights to four first-half field goals to even their Big East record.

JaQuon Parker recorded 11 points and eight rebounds, while Sean Kilpatrick added 10 points for Cincinnati (14-3, 2-2 Big East), which had lost its last two games at home. Titus Rubles added seven points and 11 rebounds for the Bearcats, who had a 41-34 edge on the boards.

Myles Mack scored 15 points to lead Rutgers (11-4, 2-2), which had its seven-game home win streak snapped. Scarlet Knights’ leading scorer Eli Carter was held to six points on 1-of-11 shooting from the field – 0-of-6 from beyond the 3-point arc.

Cincinnati had none of its six turnovers in the first half and limited the Scarlet Knights to 4-of-19 from the field. Four different players had one 3-pointer each as the Bearcats built a 27-15 lead at intermission.

The Bearcats scored the first six points of the second half and held Rutgers without a field goal for almost nine minutes before Dane Miller’s put back with 15:44 left in the game. The Scarlet Knights were able to get no closer than eight.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Cincinnati, which made 23 of its 32 free-throw attempts, has won all six of its games away from home. … Rutgers, which shot 37.7 percent from the field, had a chance to start 3-1 in the Big East for the first time. … Cincinnati leads the series 13-4 and has won six of the last seven meetings.
 

Cincinnati Bearcats

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Cashmere Wright 33:00 6-17 2-8 9-10 1 2 3 2 2 2 0 0 23
Sean Kilpatrick 36:00 3-12 1-7 3-6 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 10
JaQuon Parker 29:00 4-7 1-4 2-2 4 4 8 1 4 0 2 0 11
Cheikh Mbodj 19:00 0-2 0-0 2-2 1 2 3 0 4 0 0 0 2
Titus Rubles 26:00 2-5 0-1 3-6 2 9 11 0 2 1 3 1 7
Justin Jackson 24:00 2-4 0-0 2-4 4 4 8 1 2 0 0 2 6
Ge'Lawn Guyn 8:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0
Jermaine Sanders 15:00 3-5 1-2 2-2 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 9
David Nyarsuk 6:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shaquille Thomas 4:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-53 5-22 23-32 15 23 38 6 18 4 6 4 68
  37.7% 22.7% 71.9% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 6

Rutgers Scarlet Knights

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Wally Judge 22:00 2-7 0-0 2-3 1 3 4 0 1 0 0 1 6
Dane Miller 28:00 3-5 0-1 0-0 2 5 7 3 3 1 3 0 6
Eli Carter 36:00 1-11 0-6 4-5 0 1 1 1 5 0 1 0 6
Myles Mack 22:00 4-8 3-5 4-4 1 3 4 1 5 0 2 0 15
Jerome Seagears 29:00 3-8 2-4 0-0 1 2 3 2 4 0 1 0 8
Mike Poole 24:00 2-4 0-1 0-0 1 2 3 3 2 0 1 1 4
Kadeem Jack 16:00 2-5 0-0 1-3 2 5 7 0 2 1 0 1 5
Austin Johnson 20:00 3-4 0-0 2-2 2 0 2 1 3 0 1 0 8
Malick Kone 3:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-53 5-17 13-17 11 21 32 11 25 2 9 3 58
  37.7% 29.4% 76.5% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 9