|American Athletic Conference Tournament - Southern Methodist Mustangs vs Cincinnati Bearcats Wrap - Cincinnati Wins 82-74|
Jarron Cumberland went off for 26 points and added 4 rebounds leading Cincinnati over Southern Methodist, 82-74, on Friday at FedExForum.
Cincinnati was a -6.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Cincinnati got 17 points from Tre Scott and another 17 points from Justin Jenifer. Jarron Cumberland contributed 8 assists, while Tre Scott cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Southern Methodist got 24 points from Jimmy Whitt in a losing cause and another 18 points from Jahmal McMurray. Ethan Chargois contributed 3 assists for them, while Feron Hunt had 8 rebounds.
Cincinnati led at halftime, $HalfScore.
Cincinnati won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-26.