Cincinnati, OH (AP) - Redshirt freshman Sean Kilpatrick scored 18
points, giving No. 25 Cincinnati some spark in a listless game, and
the Bearcats bounced back from their first loss of the season by
beating South Florida 74-66 on Wednesday night.
Cincinnati (16-1, 3-1 Big East) was coming off a 72-61 loss at
Villanova that ended its 15-0 start, tied for second-best in school
The Bearcats were lethargic and trailed until Kilpatrick came
off the bench and scored 12 in the first half, putting them ahead
to stay. His 3-pointer with 12 minutes left gave Cincinnati an
South Florida (6-12, 0-5) made several runs and cut the deficit
to four twice, but faded and lost its seventh in a row. Ron
Anderson Jr. had a team-high 13 points.
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