MEMPHIS, TN (FOX19) - No. 24 UC defeated SMU 82-74 on Friday night in the American Athletic Conference quarterfinals.
Jarron Cumberland provided a huge lift for the two-seeded Bearcats with a game-high 26 points and 8 assists.
Trevon Scott added 17 points and 12 rebounds. Justin Jenifer also scored 17 points in the win.
UC (26-6) will face the winner of six-seed Wichita State and three-seed Temple on Saturday in the semifinals at 5 p.m.