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Withrow hires Dayton Ponitz coach for basketball

HYDE PARK – The man picked to refuel Withrow High School basketball will save some big money on gas in the coming months.

Shaun O’Connell, who had most recently coached Ponitz Career Tech in Dayton, will now make a leisurely drive from Pleasant Ridge to Withrow’s spacious gymnasium to direct the Tigers on the hardwood. 481 more words

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Cincinnati Bearcats Basketball, The evolution of Cronin

Cronin has been coaching the UC basketball team since 2006, and appears to be backed by the university as the “Coach of the Future.” Cronin has had to work with many different line-ups since his time as coach, and his overall coaching style has evolved to help continue the winning tradition at UC. 342 more words

University Of Cincinnati Basketball

Mark Lyons: More than a basketball player

Mark Lyons has a story.

“I’m just a kid who overcame the problems of the ghetto,” he said.

Arizona basketball senior point guard Mark Lyons isn’t just stats on a paper or an attraction for views on YouTube of some press conference. 619 more words

U Of A Sports

Dez Wells is out

By Jeremy Powers

Dez Wells is an impressive young player.

Wells is a six foot five inch beast of a guard, who plays above the rim, using his athletic abilities to his advantage. 401 more words

NCAA Basketball

Cincinnati vs. Ohio State In Sweet 16 Battle Of Buckeye State

BOSTON (AP) — There are 347 schools playing Division I men’s basketball. Thirteen are from Ohio. Four of those are among the 16 teams still playing in the NCAA tournament. 696 more words

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Thursday - It's Not Just For the Ladies: Part 1 of Sweet 16 Preview

Michigan State – Louisville

In the last 1-4 matchups in the tournaments the top seeds have gone 4-1 (with Kentucky being the lone exception last year in their Final Four run).   837 more words

College Basketball