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Bearcats beat Blue Raiders, advance to Emerald Coast Classic championship game

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The University of Cincinnati Bearcats men's basketball team moves to 5-0 in a 69-51 victory against Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders in Friday's semi-finals of the Emerald Coast Classic tournament.

The Bearcats were led by sophomore guard Troy Caupain who had 11 points, and senior forward Jermaine Sanders who had 10 points.

Forward Gary Clark had an impressive performance with nine points, seven rebounds, two assists, one steal, and two blocks.  Two other Bearcats finished with nine points.

MTSU's forward Darnell Harris came off the bench and scored 15 points for the Blue Raiders

The Bearcats will play in Saturday's championship game against the winner of Ole Miss-Creighton.  Tipoff is set for 9 p.m.

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