Cronin is 200-124 in 10 seasons at Cincinnati, second only to Bob Huggins (399).
The Bearcats turned 19 Tulane turnovers into 27 points and outscored the Green Wave 40-20 in the paint. Cincinnati led from the opening minute and had a 22-point lead only six minutes into the game after a 16-0 run. The Bearcats led 49-27 at halftime and were up by 80-40 with just under 10 minutes left.
Malik Morgan made five 3-pointers and scored a career-high 23 points for the Green Wave (8-13, 1-7), who have lost three straight.