Big East Tournament - Cincinnati vs Providence Final: 61-44 - Recap
|Big East Tournament - Cincinnati vs Providence Final: 61-44 - Recap|
Cincinnati got 17 points from Sean Kilpatrick en route to a 61-44 victory over Providence on Wednesday at Madison Square Garden.
Cincinnati was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite.
Cincinnati got 15 points from JaQuon Parker and another 8 points from Cheikh Mbodj. Cashmere Wright contributed 5 assists, while JaQuon Parker cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Providence got 14 points from Kadeem Batts in a losing cause and another 12 points from Bryce Cotton. Vincent Council contributed 5 assists for them, while Kadeem Batts had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Cincinnati were victorious, as the score was 31-23 at the break.
Cincinnati won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-40.