From the couch of their Knoxville, Tenn., home, Bruce Pearl and his wife, Brandy, watched the University of Cincinnati’s Senior Night festivities prior to the Bearcats’ March 6 game against Memphis.
On the television screen, Mick Cronin stood at midcourt of Fifth Third Arena in Cincinnati and hugged senior Sean Kilpatrick. The 5-foot-7 head coach embraced his 6-4 star for 14 long seconds while Kilpatrick openly wept on the right shoulder of Cronin’s suit.
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