basketball

Provided / University of Dayton

The Dayton Flyers' Men's NCAA basketball tournament run brought in more than just good press for the University of Dayton.

A study commissioned by two Dayton City Commissioners finds the team's unexpected success generated increased publicity for the city as well.

Harlem Globetrotter comes to Cincinnati and Kentucky

Apr 16, 2013
Sarah Ramsey

A Harlem Globetrotter dribbled across the John A. Roebling Suspension Bridge Monday afternoon.

"Slick" Willie Shaw, a Globetrotter for nine years started on the Ohio side of the Roebling Bridge and dribbled his way across using special techniques, arriving in Kentucky. 

At 6'6", Shaw towered over fans as they took pictures.

Shaw's appearance is part of "Globetrotter Week" in the Cincinnati region. The Harlem Globetrotters play at the Bank of Kentucky Center Friday, April 19 at 7 p.m. 

The amazing win streak of the Miami Heat

Mar 29, 2013

This NBA season has been full of streaks and surprises. One streak that may not be a surprise is the run of wins put together by the mighty Miami Heat. Jason Jackson, Ohio native and former ESPN’er, is the TV host and courtside reporter for the Heat, and he is in The Front Row with Betsy Ross to share his thoughts on the streak.

XU Head Coach Amy Waugh

Oct 5, 2012

Believe it or not, basketball season is just around the corner. As a matter of fact, the Xavier Musketeers women’s team has already started practicing. Head Coach Amy Waugh is in The Front Row with Betsy Ross to talk about the start of a new season and her expectations for her team in the A-10 this year.