Southern Methodist vs Cincinnati Wrap - Cincinnati Wins 65-57
Cincinnati grabbed a 65-57 win over Southern Methodist on Wednesday, behind a 17-point effort from Justin Jackson at Fifth Third Arena.
The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the 8 number at most sportsbooks.
Cincinnati got 13 points from Sean Kilpatrick and another 10 points from Shaquille Thomas. Sean Kilpatrick contributed 3 assists, while Sean Kilpatrick cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Southern Methodist got 12 points from Markus Kennedy in a losing cause and another 9 points from Nic Moore. Nic Moore contributed 5 assists for them, while Markus Kennedy had 9 rebounds.
Cincinnati hit the break leading 32-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
Southern Methodist won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-30.