Cincinnati Rumors & News

  • Cincinnati coach Cronin: Current NBA Draft system 'hints at racism'

    CBS Sports "If we are to believe his words and glean from his tone, NBA commissioner Adam Silver could catalyze major changes to college basketball in the coming years. Silver's recent comments about reconsidering the NBA's age-minimum rule for the NBA Draft has once more spurred discussion about what..." June 19

  • Third-seeded UCLA races past Cincinnati

    The Sports Xchange "SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- If this is indeed the road to the Final Four for UCLA, the Bruins will look back on their Sunday game as the one they had to win before they could challenge college basketball's bluebloods for the national championship. The lights were brighter and the stakes were..." March 20

  • Cincinnati blows by Kansas State

    The Sports Xchange "SACRAMENTO -- Troy Caupain drove inside against his defender, absorbed the contact and finished at the rim as the referee whistled for a foul that sent Cincinnati's senior guard to the free-throw line for a three-point play. Caupain pounded his chest, turned to the crowd and roared at a..." March 17

  • No. 12 SMU tops No. 15 Cincinnati for AAC title

    The Sports Xchange "Four years ago, Tim Jankovich had a tough decision. Would he stay at Illinois State, where he had a team capable of contending for the Missouri Valley Conference title, or would he become Larry Brown's coach-in-waiting at SMU? "It was one of the toughest decisions I've made in my life," he..." March 12

  • No. 15 Cincinnati survives Connecticut, reaches AAC final

    The Sports Xchange "Gary Clark lost part of a tooth Saturday and also missed time in the second half because of leg cramps. That doesn't even begin to compare with the damage the Cincinnati forward did to Connecticut's season. Going 15 of 16 at the foul line and scoring a game-high 25 points, Clark led..." March 11

  • Washington powers No. 15 Cincinnati past Tulsa

    The Sports Xchange "Troy Caupain missed a dunk early in the second half Friday night and gave a sheepish look toward the Cincinnati bench. It was one of the few things that went wrong for the No. 15 Bearcats during a 80-61 drumming of Tulsa in a quarterfinal round mismatch at the American Athletic Conference..." March 10

  • Clark helps No. 18 Cincinnati rout UConn

    The Sports Xchange "STORRS, Conn. -- The Cincinnati Bearcats woke up Sunday morning knowing they were locked into the No. 2 seed in the upcoming American Athletic Conference tournament. The Bearcats could not tie SMU for the regular-season championship and there was no shot at the No. 1 seed. Good day to just..." March 05

  • Bearcats use stifling defense to coast by Cougars

    The Sports Xchange "CINCINNATI -- Following a dismal performance in Sunday's loss at Central Florida, Cincinnati Bearcats head coach Mick Cronin was looking for a response from his team. Cronin liked what he saw from his players in practice, and that effort carried over to Thursday night. Gary Clark scored 14..." March 02

  • UCF upsets No. 15 Cincinnati

    The Sports Xchange "Points figured to be at a premium when No. 15 Cincinnati and Central Florida got together for an American Athletic Conference matchup Sunday afternoon at CFE Arena in Orlando, Fla. And they were. The two teams came into the game holding their respective opponents to 61 points a game..." February 26

  • No. 15 Cincinnati tops Memphis to extend home streak

    The Sports Xchange "CINCINNATI -- University of Cincinnati head coach Mick Cronin didn't feel the need to rant following the Bearcats' win over Memphis on Thursday. The numbers spoke for themselves. "They had 20 assists and shot 54 percent in our gym," Cronin said of the Tigers. "If that happens (in March),..." February 23