Cronin and Saban to Serve as Keynote Speakers
UC head coach Mick Cronin will speak at the 2014 Pigskin Roundball Spectacular on April 30.

April 16, 2014

University of Cincinnati men’s basketball coach Mick Cronin will join Alabama football coach Nick Saban as keynote speakers at the 2014 Pigskin Roundball Spectacular April 30 at the Manor House Banquet and Conference Center in Mason, Ohio.

The annual event which started in 1990 has raised more than $500,000 in its history. Proceeds fund donations to local charities and combined with the Jeff Wiley Memorial College Scholarship, endow scholarships for local scholar athletes.

A limited number of tickets remain and can be purchased at

Cronin was named the 2014 American Athletic Conference Coach of the Year while guiding Cincinnati to a share of the league’s regular-season title. Nominated for National Coach of the Year Award consideration, Cronin guided the Bearcats to 27-7 overall record and their fourth consecutive NCAA tournament appearance. He owns a 162-107 record in eight seasons at Cincinnati.