Bengals release Dre Kirkpatrick in defensive overhaul

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals released starting cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick on Tuesday, another move to overhaul their secondary after a 2-14 season. Kirkpatrick was a first-round pic...

Dayton's Obi Toppin -- AP player of year -- heading to NBA

Dayton's Obi Toppin is headed to the NBA after leading the Flyers to a 29-2 record and No. 3 ranking as a redshirt sophomore. Toppin tweeted his decision Wednesday, a day after he wa...

Bengals release guard John Miller as line shuffle continues

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals released right guard John Miller on Wednesday, their latest move to overhaul an offensive line that's been a critical weakness the past two years. The m...

Reds' employee in Arizona tests positive for coronavirus

CINCINNATI (AP) — An employee who worked at the Cincinnati Reds spring training complex in Goodyear, Arizona has tested positive for the new coronavirus, the ballclub announced Wednesday. ...

Bengals use franchise tag on A.J. Green over his objection

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals used their franchise tag on A.J. Green on Monday, giving them time to try to work out a long-term deal with the seven-time Pro Bowler who is one of the most accomplished ...

Bengals release tackle Cordy Glenn after troubled season

CINCINATI (AP) — The Bengals released Cordy Glenn on Friday, severing ties with the left tackle who missed most of last season because of concussion and suspension. Cincinnati obtain...

Baldwin has career-best 36, Butler rallies over Xavier 72-71

CINCINNATI (AP) — Kamar Baldwin scored a career-high 36 points and hit a 3-pointer with 1.2 seconds left Saturday night, rallying Butler to a 72-71 victory over Xavier. The Bulldogs ...

No. 4 Dayton gets A-10 title with 82-67 win over Davidson

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — No reason to cut down the net after Dayton clinched a conference title. These fourth-ranked Flyers have more big moments in mind as March approaches. Obi Toppin d...

Walker scores 25 as No. 6 UConn women beat Cincinnati 105-58

CINCINNATI (AP) — Three players scored at least 20 points, one of them breaking out of a deep slump. UConn put up 100 points for the first time this season. All along, the sixth-rank...

Marshall scores 23, Xavier pulls away from DePaul 78-67

CINCINNATI (AP) — Xavier coach Travis Steele shows his players video of Buster Douglas overcoming a knockdown to upset Mike Tyson for the heavyweight title in 1990. They got the point. ...

No OT! Cincinnati beats Wichita State 67-64 in regulation

CINCINNATI (AP) — The ball left Jamarius Burton's hands at mid-court, and everyone in a Cincinnati uniform had a familiar, bad feeling. If the ball found the net, the Bearcats would ...

No. 12 Villanova beats Xavier 64-55 for 4th straight win

CINCINNATI (AP) — The 3-point shot dried up, forcing No. 12 Villanova to find a different way to keep its late-February surge going. The Wildcats turned to defense to pull out another one on the road....

Toppin's 22 points lead No. 6 Dayton over Rhode Island 81-67

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Obi Toppin scored 22 points and led an opening 17-point spurt Tuesday night as No. 6 Dayton surged to an 81-67 victory over Rhode Island, dominating a match-up of the Toppin brothe...

Luke Fickell tells Michigan State he's staying at Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — Coach Luke Fickell informed Michigan State on Monday that he's decided to stay at Cincinnati, leaving the Spartans to resume their search to find Mark Dantonio's replacement. ...

$165 million later, Reds see themselves as a contender

CINCINNATI (AP) — Manager David Bell hears the buzz around town. Reds fans who haven't had much to cheer for six years are ruminating not only about a return to winning, but a spot in the 2020 postsea...