Cincinnati PG Wright limited by knee sprain

Associated Press  |  Last updated January 17, 2013

NEW YORK - MARCH 11: Cashmere Wright #1 of the Cincinnati Bearcats reacts late in the game against the West Virginia Mountaineers during the quarterfinal of the 2010 NCAA Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 11, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Point guard Cashmere Wright will be limited by a sprained knee - if he plays at all - when Cincinnati hosts No. 25 Marquette on Saturday, trying to end a three-game losing streak at home. The senior sprained his right knee early in the second half of a 75-70 win at DePaul on Tuesday night and had to be helped off the court. Coach Mick Cronin said on Thursday that Wright's status for the game is uncertain. The Bearcats have leaned heavily on Wright. He has scored at least 20 points in three of the last four games. Cincinnati (15-3, 3-2 Big East) has lost its last three games at home. The Bearcats are coming off wins at Rutgers and DePaul. --- Follow Joe Kay on Twitter: http://twitter.com/apjoekay
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