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College basketball: SMU ends Cincinnati's 15-game winning streak

College basketball: SMU ends Cincinnati's 15-game winning streak

Ben Emelogu made two three-pointers and sank the tiebreaking free throw in the game-deciding 15-0 run for No. 25 Southern Methodist, which beat No. 11 Cincinnati, 60-51, on Sunday to end the Bearcats' 15-game winning streak. 

The big spurt for the Mustangs (22-4, 12-1 American) came after Cincinnati had scored 12 in a row in a 2 1/2-minute span soon after halftime to regain the lead. 

SMU, finishing its first week this season as a ranked team, has won 18 of its last 19 games. The only loss in that span, and since November, was 66-64 at Cincinnati on Jan. 12. 

Duke transfer Semi Ojeleye had 18 points to lead SMU while Sterling Brown had 13 points and 10...

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