FARAD COBB RUMORS & GOSSIP
Cincinnati seems to be on the right side of the bubble after picking up a key road win on Wednesday night.
The Bearcats (21-9, 12-5) went into then-conference-leading Tulsa and secured a nine-point victory, a game in which they were ahead virtually the entire time. Farad Cobb scored 22 points, including four 3-pointers and Octavius Ellis had 13 rebounds and four blocks.
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The Bearcats BlogCast returns with Matt Opper joining me this week. Matt of course runs the blog Down the Drive. We had a lot to get into for this edition of the podcast. We started with the Crosstown Shootout. We talked about who stood out, what the Bearcats did well, what they didn’t do well, and Farad Cobb’s shot at the end. We moved on to talk about the release of the Bearcats...
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Farad Cobb scored 16 points and Cincinnati survived blowing a 16-point lead in the first half by defeating South Florida 63-58 on Saturday night.
The Bearcats led 28-12 with 4:42 in the first half before the Bulls finished the period on an 8-3 run to trail by 11. USF outscored Cincinnati 19-9 to start the second half and take its first lead at 41-37. Kevin Johnson...
CINCINNATI (AP) Farad Cobb scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half and Cincinnati's defense dictated play in a 56-50 win over SMU on Saturday.
Cobb scored the first nine points of an 11-0 run when the Bearcats (10-3, 1-0 American Athletic Conference) turned a four-point deficit into a 37-30 lead they never relinquished.
SMU (10-4 1-1), which had won eight straight, entered...
Via AP on Fox
January 03, 2015
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Farad Cobb hit a 3-pointer that put Cincinnati in control in overtime, and the Bearcats pulled away to a 71-62 victory over No. 19 San Diego State on Wednesday night after letting a late lead slip away in regulation.
The Bearcats (7-2) were coming off a 56-55 double-overtime loss at Nebraska on Saturday night that underscored their season-long struggle to hit shots...
Via AP on Fox
December 18, 2014
Farad Cobb hit a 3-pointer that put Cincinnati in control in overtime, and the Bearcats pulled away to a 71-62 victory over No. 19 San Diego State on Wednesday night after letting a late lead slip away in regulation.
The Bearcats (7-2) were coming off a 56-55 double-overtime loss at Nebraska on Saturday night that underscored their season-long struggle to hit shots. Cobb made...
Via AP on Fox
December 17, 2014
CINCINNATI -- Farad Cobb took a total of two shots last Friday night as the University of Cincinnati opened up its basketball season with a 52-37 win against Saint Francis. Cobb didn't make either shot attempt in his 13 minutes of play.
Maybe the junior college transfer was just being shy in his first game with the Bearcats. He had little issue taking -- and making -- shots Wednesday...
CINCINNATI (AP) Farad Cobb scored 24 points in 28 minutes after coming off the bench to lead Cincinnati to a 69-61 victory over Morehead State on Wednesday night.
Cobb, a junior-college transfer, made 8 of 14 shots, including 6 of 9 from 3-point range. Octavius Ellis added 16 points and Troy Caupain 13 for the Bearcats (2-0).
Brent Arrington scored 21 points to lead the Eagles ...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2014
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— 100 (@faradcobb) May 9, 2014
Cobb averaged 15.1 points, 4.4 rebounds and 3.4 assists in 28 games last season. He hit 51% from the field, 46.3% from 3 and 82.5% from the free throw line.
Cobb had 96 assists to 47 turnovers. He also had 60 steals, over 2 a game. He had 20 in 12 conference games.
The shooting is what...