Miami (Ohio) vs Cincinnati

Cincinnati 56, Miami (Ohio) 47


CINCINNATI (AP) - Cheikh Mbodj came off the bench to lead a balanced Cincinnati scoring attack with a career-high 12 points as the Bearcats pulled away from Miami (Ohio) for a 56-47 win Tuesday night.

Mbodj, a junior college transfer playing just his third Division I game, scored five straight points in the final three minutes to help Cincinnati (4-2) increase a 49-47 lead.

Dion Dixon, Sean Kilpatrick and Yancy Gates each scored 10 points for the Bearcats. Gates added 10 rebounds for his second double-double of the season and 16th of his career.

Senior Julian Mavunga recorded his third double-double of the season and 17th of his career for Miami (2-3), leading both teams with 26 points and 12 rebounds. After opening the season with a win over Dayton, the RedHawks have lost three of their last four games and 13 straight in their series with Cincinnati.

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Miami (Ohio) RedHawks
J. Mavunga, F3911-163-8121326
J. Harris, F333-70-02028
B. Edwards, F250-30-03210
Q. Rollins, G372-50-06534
W. Sullivan, G221-20-01002
J. Sewell261-50-02113
B. Sullivan91-20-02013
D. McGhee70-00-00000
A. Thomas20-01-20001
Totals 19-404-103191147
Cincinnati Bearcats
J. Jackson, F351-40-13012
Y. Gates, F285-110-0100210
C. Wright, G354-80-10709
S. Kilpatrick, G344-110-031110
D. Dixon, G283-82-321210
G. Guyn181-40-12012
C. Mbodj145-91-240212
K. Gaines30-00-01000
J. Sanders30-01-21001
J. Davis20-00-01010
Totals 23-554-102991056
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kent St.12-623-1294
Bowling Green12-721-12109
Miami (Ohio)8-1113-19230
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
C. Michigan12-623-970
W. Michigan11-819-14120
E. Michigan9-1021-14140
N. Illinois8-1114-16186
Ball St.2-177-23284

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech15-327-958
Old Dominion13-527-846
Western Ky.12-620-12117
Middle Tenn.9-919-17139
UT-San Antonio8-1014-16237
North Texas8-1014-17224
So. Miss4-149-20283
Other games
E Mich 48 Final
Syracuse 84
Michigan 58 Final
Virginia 70
PV A&M 54 Final
Baylor 90
DUKE 63 Final
Ohio St 85
STL 68 Final
LMU 75