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CINCINNATI RUMORS & GOSSIP

Bearcats BlogCast – Big Episode 20

On this edition of the Bearcats BlogCast, Chris Bains of Cincy on the Prowl, Matt Opper of Down the Drive and I talk about many things going on with Cincinnati Bearcats athletics. We kick things off talking about Deshaun Morman leaving the program. We discuss his potential impact on next year’s team, as well as the future. That spins off into talking about Gary Clark because you...
Via Bearcats Blog
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Thoughts About Deshaun Morman

The news of Deshaun Morman leaving the Cincinnati program isn’t new. It wasn’t even a new rumor. There were rumblings of Morman leaving the team last season before he ultimately returned. The redshirt freshman guard contributed off the bench, quite famously during the two tournament games against Middle Tennessee and Ole Miss, where Morman scored a total of 20 points over the...
Via Bearcats Blog
4 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Draft, Browns, Jets, Panthers, & Ravens

Draft According to Matt Miller of the Bleacher Report, Cincinnati LB Jeff Luc will visit with the Jets and Patriots before the draft. New Hampshire WR R.J. Harris worked out for the Eagles and visited with the Packers. (Aaron Wilson) Washington DE/OLB Andrew Hudson visited with the Browns on Tuesday and will meet with the Redskins in the coming days. ... The post NFL Notes:...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Conference Realignment: Is Cincinnati Next?

My how college football has changed in these last five years. Teams like Nebraska, Colorado, and Utah began the transformation as the first teams to try conference realignment. Since that time, Syracuse, TCU, Louisville, and many others have followed suit. For a time, the Big 12 had 10 teams and the Big Ten had 12 teams. However, it was the former Big East conference took the biggest...
Via AAC Football Fever
7 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTOS: Bearcats Spring Game

Cincinnati held its annual spring football game today at the Sheakley Athletics Center. The Bearcat faithful filled Sheakley to near capacity in support of their 2014 American Athletic Conference co-champions. Here are some of the best pictures taken by Cincinnati Enquirer staff photojournalist Kareem Elgazzar, highlighting a spring game filled with offensive excitement and defensive...
Via AAC Football Fever
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Fans Tweeted Racist Remarks At Cinci’s Octavius Ellis After His Physical Play vs. Kentucky

Cincinnati junior sophomore forward Octavius Ellis had himself an interesting week, to say the least. Ellis, one of the more physical players in the nation, was ejected against Purdue in his team’s second round contest after swinging an elbow at Boilermaker A.J. Hammons early in the second half. After the game, he made headlines when he trash-talked Kentucky ahead of their third...
Via College Spun
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Did A Kentucky Male Cheerleader Try To Stop Cincinnati’s Octavius Ellis From Returning To Play?

Kentucky didn’t have a ton of trouble with Cincinnati Saturday afternoon, as the Wildcats cruised to a 12-point victory to become the first 36-0 team in history. But there was a bit of a controversial moment early in the second half, when a male cheerleader for the school appeared to impede Bearcats star Octavius Ellis from returning to the court. The cheerleader appears to hold...
Via College Spun
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kentucky Cheerleader Grabs Cincinnati’s Octavius Ellis When He Tries to Get Up

Cheerleaders are supposed to entertain the crown and help get the fans in the game when necessary. That is how they are intended to affect the game; by rallying the fans. They are certainly not supposed to grab one of the opposing players when he is trying to get up off the court floor--but that is exactly what one of the Kentucky cheerleader's did to Cincinnati’s Octavius Ellis...
Via FatManWriting
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati's Sanders: Kentucky didn't stop us

Cincinnati’s men’s basketball team fell to Kentucky in the NCAA Tournament’s Third Round Saturday afternoon, 64-51.  The Bearcats played valiantly, but were ultimately doomed by their inability to convert with consistency on the offensive end; they shot 31.7 percent from the field and went 2-of-14 from the 3-point line. This isn’t atypical for a team playing the Wildcats...
Via College Spun
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Vine: Cincinnati’s Troy Caupain Had An Awesome Spin Move And No-Look Assist On A Big Shaquille Thomas Dunk

Cincinnati played with Kentucky for most of the first half, and after this impressive play by guard Troy Caupain, it looked like the Bearcats might have what it takes to give the undefeated Wildcats a game. In the span of about four seconds, Caupain stole the ball from Trey Lyles, pulled a nasty spin move to avoid Aaron Harrison, and threw a beautiful no-look pass to Shaquille Thomas...
Via College Spun
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati’s Octavius Ellis On Kentucky Being 35-0, “Those 35 Teams Weren’t (Us)”

Cincinnati enters its NCAA Tournament Third Round game against Kentucky as a 16.5-point favorite, but don’t tell that to Bearcats’ junior forward Octavius Ellis.  The 6-foot-10, 230-pound big man appears to be quite confident heading into his team’s matchup against what some believe to be the best college basketball team the sport has seen in years.  During Friday afternoon’s...
Via College Spun
March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Bearcats a Significant Underdog to Kentucky

As expected, the Cincinnati Bearcats are a giant underdog to the top seeded Kentucky Wildcats. Here are the numbers from Vegas Insider: The biggest dog UC was this year was 6 at SMU. The last time UC was an underdog was against Tulsa. That went pretty well. This is going to be the 6th straight game Kentucky is a double digit favorite. UK is 3-1-1. Kentucky hasn’t been a 17 point...
Via Bearcats Blog
March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Cincinnati’s Octavius Ellis Momentarily Loses His Mind With Flagrant Foul

Cincinnati's Octavius Ellis took March Madness to a whole new level against Purdue when he was ejected for a flagrant-two foul.
Via Gamedayr
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Octavius Ellis ejected for throwing elbow (Video)

Cincinnati junior forward Octavius Ellis was ejected from Thursday’s first round NCAA Tournament game against Purdue after throwing an elbow at an opponent’s throat. Ellis was trying to box out in the second half and thought he could get away with a dirty elbow to Boilermakers center A.J. Hammons. The refs saw it, gave him...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Bearcats Receive 8 Seed in NCAA Tournament, Play Purdue in Midwest Region Thursday

The Cincinnati Bearcats have officially made the NCAA tournament for the 29th time. This is the 5th straigh year that the Bearcats will be dancing. Cincinnati takes on the Purdue Boilermakers in an 8/9 game on Thursday. The Bearcats are in the East West Midwest South region. The number 1 seed is Kentucky. The game will take place in Louisville. The Bearcats have twice before been...
Via Bearcats Blog
March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinatti Bearcats Recruit Kahlil Lewis Makes Impressive Jump Out of Pool

The Cincinnati Bearcats have become a pretty entertaining team to watch in recent years. The secret to continued success of course is recruiting and keeping the talent pool stocked, and with the team in need of fresh wide receiver talent this season Florida three star wide receiver Kahlil Lewis could contribute early and often.From the look of a video he has shared with the virtual...
Via FatManWriting
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

How High Can Gunner Kiel Fly in 2015?

Ever since his playing days at Columbus East High School in Indiana, Gunner Kiel has always faced astronomical expectations. A five-star recruit coming out of high school, Kiel was ranked as the best quarterback prospect in the country by both Rivals.com and Scout.com. After originally committing to Indiana and then LSU, he finally settled on Notre Dame, where his father, Blair...
Via AAC Football Fever
March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Bearcats Ge’Lawn Guyn Granted Release, Able to Transfer

Cincinnati Bearcats guard Ge’Lawn Guyn has been granted his release from the university according to head coach Mick Cronin. In fact, here’s Cronin as reported by Tom Groeschen: “I’ve given him his release,” Cronin said, in an interview with The Enquirer. “If he decides to graduate and transfer, that’s up to him.” The Bearcats coach added this: “He hasn’t been...
Via Bearcats Blog
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Cincinnati's Shaq Thomas Finishes Off Sweet Spin Move With an Even Sweeter Dunk

In the end, things did not go the way the Cincinnati Bearcats had hoped they would Wednesday when they faced off against Xavier (they lost by two, 59-57). While the score did not work out in their favor there is one thing that did. Of all the games that were played Wednesday night and all the dunks that were thrown down the sweetest came from Shaq Thomas on this play.Well done Shaq...
Via FatManWriting
February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Has AAC’s Top Recruiting Class

The Cincinnati Bearcats currently own The American’s top 2015 recruiting class, according to Rivals.com. With National Signing Day coming up fast (Feb. 4), teams are racing to catch a few last-minute recruits, and lock-up the guys that might be waffling on where they want to play college ball. UC has constructed a strong ’15 class that includes 11 three-star commits — more...
Via AAC Football Fever
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Cincinnati Bearcats Mascot Delivers Dropkick to George Washington During President's Race

During the Military Bowl the Presidents took the field for a little race. For some reason the Cincinnati Bearcats mascot didn't want George Washington to win so he took matters in to his own hands--or in this case feet--and took the Founding Father out.What's even funnier is that Honest Abe looks like he's talking trash after taking over the lead until good ole Teddy decided to take...
Via FatManWriting
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bearcats: The Good, Bad and Ugly from Week 12

The Cincinnati Bearcats, despite their best efforts to lose, beat the East Carolina Pirates last Thursday night to keep their AAC title hopes alive. The big 54-46 victory for the ‘Cats was like a microcosm of their 2014 season as it featured a simultaneously explosive and self-destructive offense, a porous and mistake-prone defense, and mind-boggling […] The post Cincinnati Bearcats...
Via AAC Football Fever
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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