Originally posted on Bearcats Blog  |  Last updated 7/25/12
For the third man on the Bearcats Blog Top 30 Countdown, we take things to the hardwood. We also put ourselves into a time machine and travel back to 1992 when this guy played. Number 28 is Herb Jones. #28Herb Jones ResumeHerb Jones played just 2 seasons as a Cincinnati Bearcat.  He won't have his number 34 retired. Well duh because many people have worn number 34 since he wore it 20 years ago. But Herb Jones was a big time player for the Cincinnati Bearcats as they hit the swing towards national prominence. He was the best player on the 1990-91 and the 91-92 Final Four team. Nick Van Exel is the most memorable player from that team, but his great year was 93, not 92. For 2 seasons, Herb Jones was the man. The 1990-91 Cincinnati Bearcats were the second Bearcat team under Bob Huggins. The 89-90 squad had won 20 games and brought back leading scorer and leading rebounder Louis Banks. Louis knew when to take a back seat to a better player. I don't actually know if that is true, but I ...
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