Bearcats get 15 off bench from Saunders in 76-67 win


TENNESSEE TECH (3-10)

Diarra 4-9 4-5 15, Ramsey 3-7 2-2 8, White 4-6 0-0 10, Davidson 2-7 0-1 4, Wood 3-4 1-2 7, Clay 3-9 1-2 8, Sylla 2-4 0-0 4, Goldman 2-3 0-0 5, Pettway 2-4 0-0 4, Quest 1-1 0-0 2, Harvell 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 26-54 8-12 67.

CINCINNATI (10-3)

Ado 1-2 0-0 2, Adams-Woods 4-9 0-0 11, Davenport 5-13 1-2 11, DeJulius 1-8 0-0 2, Newman 4-6 0-1 9, Saunders 6-10 2-2 15, Oguama 1-4 2-2 4, Koval 3-5 2-2 9, Hensley 2-2 0-0 4, Lakhin 2-4 0-0 4, McGinnis 2-7 0-0 5. Totals 31-70 7-9 76.

Halftime_Cincinnati 37-26. 3-Point Goals_Tennessee Tech 7-17 (Diarra 3-7, White 2-3, Goldman 1-2, Clay 1-3, Davidson 0-2), Cincinnati 7-28 (Adams-Woods 3-6, Koval 1-2, Newman 1-2, Saunders 1-3, McGinnis 1-6, DeJulius 0-4, Davenport 0-5). Rebounds_Tennessee Tech 25 (Diarra, Ramsey, Clay 4), Cincinnati 35 (Davenport 7). Assists_Tennessee Tech 18 (Davidson 5), Cincinnati 16 (Adams-Woods 4). Total Fouls_Tennessee Tech 15, Cincinnati 12. A_10,028 (13,176).

CINCINNATI (AP) — Mike Saunders Jr. had 15 points off the bench to lift Cincinnati to a 76-67 win over Tennessee Tech on Tuesday night.

Mika Adams-Woods had 11 points for Cincinnati (10-3), which earned its fourth consecutive home victory. Jeremiah Davenport added 11 points and seven rebounds.

David DeJulius, whose 13 points per game entering the matchup led the Bearcats, had two points. He failed to make a shot from beyond the arc (0 of 4).

Mamoudou Diarra had 15 points for the Golden Eagles (3-10). Kenny White Jr. added 10 points.

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TENNESSEE TECH (3-10)

Diarra 4-9 4-5 15, Ramsey 3-7 2-2 8, White 4-6 0-0 10, Davidson 2-7 0-1 4, Wood 3-4 1-2 7, Clay 3-9 1-2 8, Sylla 2-4 0-0 4, Goldman 2-3 0-0 5, Pettway 2-4 0-0 4, Quest 1-1 0-0 2, Harvell 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 26-54 8-12 67.

CINCINNATI (10-3)

Ado 1-2 0-0 2, Adams-Woods 4-9 0-0 11, Davenport 5-13 1-2 11, DeJulius 1-8 0-0 2, Newman 4-6 0-1 9, Saunders 6-10 2-2 15, Oguama 1-4 2-2 4, Koval 3-5 2-2 9, Hensley 2-2 0-0 4, Lakhin 2-4 0-0 4, McGinnis 2-7 0-0 5. Totals 31-70 7-9 76.

Halftime_Cincinnati 37-26. 3-Point Goals_Tennessee Tech 7-17 (Diarra 3-7, White 2-3, Goldman 1-2, Clay 1-3, Davidson 0-2), Cincinnati 7-28 (Adams-Woods 3-6, Koval 1-2, Newman 1-2, Saunders 1-3, McGinnis 1-6, DeJulius 0-4, Davenport 0-5). Rebounds_Tennessee Tech 25 (Diarra, Ramsey, Clay 4), Cincinnati 35 (Davenport 7). Assists_Tennessee Tech 18 (Davidson 5), Cincinnati 16 (Adams-Woods 4). Total Fouls_Tennessee Tech 15, Cincinnati 12. A_10,028 (13,176).