Louisville Downs Cincinnati 67-51 - Match Report
Louisville got 18 points from Russ Smith en route to a 67-51 victory over Cincinnati on Monday at KFC Yum! Center.
Louisville won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10.5-point spread as favorites.
Peyton Siva had 11 points for Louisville and Gorgui Dieng chipped in with 11 points. Peyton Siva had 4 assists for them, while Gorgui Dieng was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Cincinnati got a 15-point performance from Cashmere Wright, who was supported by 12 points from JaQuon Parker. Titus Rubles had 4 assists in a losing cause for Cincinnati, while Titus Rubles grabbed 9 rebounds.
Louisville led at halftime, 35-31.
Cincinnati won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-31.