Cincinnati vs Southern Methodist Wrap - Southern Methodist Wins 76-55
The battle between Southern Methodist and Cincinnati didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Cincinnati was handed a 76-55 defeat on Saturday at Moody Coliseum.
Southern Methodist won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites.
Southern Methodist got 15 points from Nick Russell and another 15 points from Ben Moore. Markus Kennedy contributed 4 assists, while Sterling Brown cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
Cincinnati got a 22-point performance from Sean Kilpatrick, who was supported by 10 points from Justin Jackson. Sean Kilpatrick had 3 assists in a losing cause for Cincinnati, while Justin Jackson grabbed 9 rebounds.
Southern Methodist led at halftime, 38-24.
Cincinnati won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-26.