PITTSBURGH (AP) -- JaQuon Parker scored a career-high 21 points and Sean Kilpatrick added 19 as streaking Cincinnati beat No. 22 Pittsburgh 66-63 on Sunday night.
The Bearcats (11-3, 1-0 Big East) have won six straight games since a brawl against crosstown rival Xavier last month led to the suspension of several players, including star forward Yancy Gates.
Cincinnati forced the reeling Panthers (11-4, 0-2) into 17 turnovers to win at Pitt for the first time in 33 years.
Nasir Robinson had 19 points and Ashton Gibbs added 18 for the Panthers, who lost their third straight game.
Cincinnati took the lead for good early in the second half then held on. Pitt had several chances tie it in the final 30 seconds but couldn't find the mark. The Panthers made just 5 of 19 3-point attempts.
The Bearcats had no such issues from behind the arc. With Parker and Kilpatrick firing early and often, Cincinnati went 11 of 27 from 3-point range to overcome a significant size disadvantage and contin...