SK Will Stay

Cincinnati, OH (FOX19) - The University of Cincinnati basketball team celebrated a third straight NCAA tournament appearance Wednesday - and also celebrated the return of Sean Kilpatrick.

The Bearcats leading scorer announced that he will return to school for his senior season and to finish his degree.

Kilpatrick averaged 17 points  per game in 2012 and says he will graduate in December.

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