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Cincinnati Bearcats Photos

Cincinnati Bearcats Photos

  1. Cincinnati's Octavius Ellis shoots past San Diego State's Skylar Spencer, left, and JJ O'Brien in the first half of their NCAA college basketball game in Cincinnati Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman)

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    Cincinnati's Farad Cobb shoots past San Diego State's JJ O'Brien, left, and Dwayne Polee ll in the first half of their NCAA college basketball game in Cincinnati Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman)

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  2. Cincinnati's Octavius Ellis dunks the ball past San Diego State's Skylar Spencer, left, and Winston Shepard in the first half of their NCAA college basketball game in Cincinnati Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman)

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    Cincinnati's Coreontae DeBerry (22) shoots past San Diego State's Skylar Spencer in the first half of their NCAA college basketball game in Cincinnati Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman)

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  3. Cincinnati's Troy Caupain shoots, RIGHT, past San Diego State's Winston Shepard in the first half of their NCAA college basketball game in Cincinnati Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman)

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    CINCINNATI, OH - DECEMBER 17: Octavius Ellis #2 and Coreontae DeBerry #22 of the Cincinnati Bearcats celebrate during the game against the San Diego State Aztecs at Fifth Third Arena on December 17, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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  4. CINCINNATI, OH - DECEMBER 17: Octavius Ellis #2 and Coreontae DeBerry #22 of the Cincinnati Bearcats celebrate during the game against the San Diego State Aztecs at Fifth Third Arena on December 17, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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    CINCINNATI, OH - DECEMBER 17: Octavius Ellis #2 and Coreontae DeBerry #22 of the Cincinnati Bearcats celebrate during the game against the San Diego State Aztecs at Fifth Third Arena on December 17, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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  5. Nebraska forward David Rivers (2) drives to the basket for a reverse layup past Cincinnati defenders Coreontae DeBerry (22) and Qaudri Moore (0) in the second half on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at Pinnacle Bank Arena. (AP Photo/The Journal-Star, Dan Little)

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    Cincinnati's Gary Clark (11) shoots as Nebraska's Walter Pitchford (35) attempts to block during an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014 in Lincoln, Neb. (AP Photo/The Journal-Star, Kaylee Everly) LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; KOLN-TV OUT; KGIN-TV OUT; KLKN-TV OUT

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