Dec. 15, 2009
By Megan Roehm
Here's what's coming up this week in UC sports:
The men's basketball team will play UAB at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Birmingham, Ala. The game will be televised on CBS College Sports and on the radio on 700 WLW. The Blazers are 8-1. The Bearcats (6-2) return home to face Lipscomb (4-5) at 2 p.m. Saturday at Fifth Third Arena and Winthrop (4-4) at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Saturday's and Tuesday's games will be televised on Fox Sports Ohio and on the radio on 700 WLW. The Bearcats are ranked No. 25 in the Associated Press poll.
The women's basketball team will take on Eastern Kentucky (5-4) at 7 p.m. Friday at Fifth Third Arena. The Bearcats (4-5) remain home to play Valparaiso (3-5) at 7 p.m. Monday.
The UC swimming and diving teams will compete at Florida Atlantic at 10 a.m. on Saturday in Boca Raton, Fla.
7 p.m. Wednesday: UC at UAB, Birmingham, Ala.
2 p.m. Saturday: UC vs. Lipscomb, Fifth Third Arena
7:30 p.m. Tuesday: UC vs. Winthrop, Fifth Third Arena
7 p.m. Friday: UC vs. Eastern Kentucky, Fifth Third Arena
7 p.m. Monday: UC vs. Valparaiso, Fifth Third Arena
SWIMMING AND DIVING:
10 a.m. Saturday: Florida Atlantic, Boca Raton, Fla.
In case you missed it:
The men's basketball team beat Miami University 63-59 last Thursday at U.S. Bank Arena. The Bearcats then fell short to Xavier 83-79 in double overtime in the 77th annual Skyline Chili Crosstown Shootout on Sunday. It was the Bearcats' third straight loss to the Musketeers (6-3), and it was the first double-overtime game in the history of the rivalry.
The women's basketball team lost to Butler 65-48 Sunday at Fifth Third Arena. It was the third straight loss for the Bearcats.