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NCAA Game Summary - Cincinnati at South Florida



(Tuesday, February 16th)

Final Score: South Florida 65, Cincinnati 57

Tampa, FL (Sports Network) - Dominique Jones poured in 26 points and the South Florida Bulls topped the Cincinnati Bearcats, 65-57, in Big East action at the Sun Dome.

Jones hit on 7-of-12 field goals and 10-of-12 free throws, as USF (16-9, 6-7 Big East) snapped a two-game slide. Mike Mercer chipped in with 12 points and Augustus Gilchrist had 10 and five boards in the win.

Deonta Vaughn and Cashmere Wright both scored 14 points for Cincinnati (15-10, 6-7) in the loss.

USF limited Cincinnati to a 33.3 percent shooting effort from the floor in the first half and it held a 24-23 edge at the break.

In the second half, the Bulls used a 23-6 run to take control and earn the eight-point win.

The Bulls shot 48.8 percent from the floor on the night, while also converting 19-of-26 free-throw attempts.

02/16 22:11:38 ET

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