Cincy squares off against Alabama A&M
Alabama A&M (0-2) vs. Cincinnati (1-1)
Fifth Third Arena, Cincinnati; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Cincinnati hosts Alabama A&M in an early season matchup. Both teams last saw action on Monday. Cincinnati won at home over Drake 81-59, while Alabama A&M fell 74-52 at UAB.
SAVVY SENIORS: Cincinnati’s Jarron Cumberland, Chris McNeal and Jaevin Cumberland have combined to account for 48 percent of all Bearcats scoring this season.JUMPING FOR JARRON: Jarron Cumberland has connected on 33.3 percent of the nine 3-pointers he’s attempted. He’s also converted 55.6 percent of his foul shots this season.
DID YOU KNOW: Alabama A&M has scored 59 points while allowing 90 points over its last five games. Cincinnati has averaged 68.5 points and given up only 61.5 over its last five.