Cincinnati Sports

St. John’s Dumps Xavier

Posted On February 16, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Xavier took a tough home loss Saturday at the hands of St. John's, 78-70, with Sir'Dominic Pointer hitting 9-of-10 shots on his way to 24 points. Matt Stainbrook posted 17 points, nine rebounds and four assists for the Musketeers, who dropped to 16-and-10 overall and 7-and-7 in the Big East. They are…

Tulane Shocks Cincinnati At Buzzer

Posted On February 16, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Jonathan Stark connected on a contested, three-pointer at the buzzer from 30 feet out giving Tulane a surprising, 50-49, win over Cincinnati at Fifth Third Arena on Saturday. A Gary Clark bucket moments earlier had given the Bearcats the lead. Cincinnati fell to 17-and-8 overall and 8-and-5 in the AAC. They try…

MLB Considering Smaller Strike Zone As Early As 2016

Posted On February 13, 2015

(Undated) -- Major League Baseball may shrink the strike zone as early as 2016 in an effort to boost declining offense. Yahoo! Sports reports MLB is considering altering the textbook definition of the strike zone for the first time in almost two decades. MLB's playing rules committee will analyze the strike zone this season with…

Chapman, Reds avoid arbitration with 1-year deal

Posted On February 13, 2015

Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - The Cincinnati Reds agreed to terms Friday on a one-year contract with left-handed fireballer Aroldis Chapman, avoiding arbitration. Chapman overcame a scary incident in spring training to record 36 saves last season for the Reds. He missed the first month of the season after being hit in the face by a…

Cincinnati Hosts Tulane

Posted On February 13, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Cincinnati tries to get back in the win column tomorrow afternoon facing Tulane at Fifth Third Arena. The Bearcats are coming off a 16-point loss to Temple on Tuesday dropping them to 17-and-7 overall and 8-and-4 in the AAC. Tulane is 13-and-10 and 4-and-7.