Originally written on Bearcats Blog  |  Last updated 10/19/14
The Cincinnati Bearcats advanced to the finals of the Global Sports Thing in Las Vegas with a 78-70 win against Iowa State tonight. I'm going to run through things kind of quickly so stay with me.  This was a good win. It could have been a much better win though. Cincinnati was on pace to run Iowa State off the floor. They build the lead up to 18. Then the offense went stone cold. The Cyclones chipped away at the lead until all of a sudden it was single digits. The Clones wouldn't go away. UC blew chances to put them on ice. Iowa State blew chances to make UC pay for their mistakes. Neither team really shined late. Except for one man.  Sean Kilpatrick scored a career high 32 points tonight. He was 7-14 from the field and just 2-6 from 3. What he did was score all the easy points. He went 16-16 at the free throw line. He really struggled at the line to start the year, but put those problems behind him in a big way tonight. It was a great performance. UC needed every s...
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