Latest in College Sports

Cincinnati-Xavier brawl: Transcript from Mick Cronin’s press conference
Here are highlights from Mick Cronin’s post-game press conference on Saturday. has the full press conference on video. Mick, it looked like you were trying to call timeout. Did you see that (fight) coming? Yeah, I was trying to call time...
Posted: 12/10/2011 5:40 PM in UC Athletics Blog
Breaking Down the Fight
With 9 seconds left, a huge fight errupted in the Crosstown Shootout. Obviously many factors are to blame here. The officials didn't do anything to stop a halftime pull apart, and tensions simmered the rest of the game. Xavier was up 23 points, why were...
Posted: 12/10/2011 3:27 PM in Bearcats Blog
Xavier Musketeers 76 Cincinnati Bearcats 53 | Disgraceful Fight Ends Crosstown Shootout
Follow Down The Drive on Facebook/twitter and check out the store. I am not giving any credence to the fight that ended this game. It was a fucking disgrace for all parties. If you are coming here to break down the finer points of the brawl you shoul...
Posted: 12/10/2011 3:15 PM in Down The Drive
Xavier Beats Cincinnati in Shootout
There will be a post on the post game fight shortly, but let's just cover the game. Xavier proved too athletic and too tough defensively for the Cincinnati Bearcats today, winning 76-53. The first half was very intense. The teams came out tight. There...
Posted: 12/10/2011 3:10 PM in Bearcats Blog
Bearcats dominated by XU, 76-53
UC coach Mick Cronin said this week that UC would not win the Crosstown Shootout if Sean Kilpatrick, Dion Dixon and Cashmere Wright did not have good games. Not only did they not all have a good game, none of them did. Dixon scored 14 points but made...
Posted: 12/10/2011 2:43 PM in UC Athletics Blog
XU 34, UC 25 – halftime
The Bearcats were playing well, leading 19-17 when their seemingly inevitable scoring drought hit. They were then outscored, 17-4, to fall behind, 34-23, and did not make a field goal from the 6:55 mark of the first half until Cheikh Mbodj made a layup...
Posted: 12/10/2011 1:38 PM in UC Athletics Blog
Looks like JaQuon Parker will play
There’s been no official word but it appears that UC guard JaQuon Parker will play today. He’s on the floor going through pre-game workouts and looks fine. He has yet to play this year because of a groin injury.
Posted: 12/10/2011 12:09 PM in UC Athletics Blog
Jones close to contract extension
Football coach Butch Jones is close to agreeing to a contract extension with UC. Jones has attracted interest from schools in all of the BCS conferences, including North Carolina, Illinois and UCLA, but has elected to remain at UC. He has been negotiating...
Posted: 12/10/2011 12:00 PM in UC Athletics Blog
Crosstown Shootout Thread
At this point two things are clear about this game. 1) Xaiver is playing at a much higher level than UC is right now. That is not to say that the Muskies aren't without their flaws or that they aren't beatable for this Bearcat bunch. But they have fa...
Posted: 12/10/2011 11:49 AM in Down The Drive
Crosstown Shootout chat
UC and Xavier fans, vent your excitement and frustration here, where we’ll be chatting live during the Crosstown Shootout starting at 12:30 p.m. Crosstown Shootout game chat
Posted: 12/10/2011 9:50 AM in Xavier Sports

Suggest a Blog

Is there a blog missing from this page?

Click here to let us know.

If you would like your blog removed from this page, Click here


Suggest a blog!

  •  I am the owner of this blog

Remove my blog.