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Cincinnati point guard Cashmere Wright limited by knee sprain vs No. 25 Marquette

  • Cincinnati guard Cashmere Wright (1) reacts as he is examined by trainer Bob Mangine during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against DePaul, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013 in Rosemont, Ill. Wright went down with an apparent right knee injury with 15:12 remaining. Cincinnati won 75-70. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)The Associated Press

  • Cincinnati guard Cashmere Wright (1) reacts as he is helped to his feet and off the court during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against DePaul, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013 in Rosemont, Ill. Wright went down with an apparent right knee injury with 15:12 remaining. Cincinnati won 75-70. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)The Associated Press

  • Cincinnati guard Cashmere Wright (1) holds his right leg as he is helped to his feet and off the court during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against DePaul, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013 in Rosemont, Ill. Wright went down with an apparent right knee injury with 15:12 remaining. Cincinnati won 75-70. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)The Associated Press

  • Cincinnati head coach Mike Cronin yells at his team during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against DePaul, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013 in Rosemont, Ill. Cincinnati won 75-70. Injured guard Cashmere Wright (1) watches from the bench. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)The Associated Press

Point guard Cashmere Wright will be limited by a sprained knee — if he plays at all — when Cincinnati hosts No. 25 Marquette on Saturday, trying to end a three-game losing streak at home.

The senior sprained his right knee early in the second half of a 75-70 win at DePaul on Tuesday night and had to be helped off the court. Coach Mick Cronin said on Thursday that Wright's status for the game is uncertain.

The Bearcats have leaned heavily on Wright. He has scored at least 20 points in three of the last four games.

Cincinnati (15-3, 3-2 Big East) has lost its last three games at home. The Bearcats are coming off wins at Rutgers and DePaul.

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