basketball http://wmub.org en Harlem Globetrotter comes to Cincinnati and Kentucky http://wmub.org/post/harlem-globetrotter-comes-cincinnati-and-kentucky <p>A Harlem Globetrotter dribbled across the John A. Roebling Suspension Bridge Monday afternoon.</p><p>"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.&nbsp;</p><p>At 6'6", Shaw towered over fans as they took pictures.</p><p>Shaw's appearance is part of "Globetrotter Week" in the Cincinnati region. The <a href="http://www.harlemglobetrotters.com/" target="_blank">Harlem Globetrotters</a> play at the Bank of Kentucky Center Friday, April 19 at 7 p.m.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Sarah Ramsey 11458 at http://wmub.org Harlem Globetrotter comes to Cincinnati and Kentucky The amazing win streak of the Miami Heat http://wmub.org/post/amazing-win-streak-miami-heat <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">NBA</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> 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 </span><a href="http://www.nba.com/heat/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Miami Heat</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. </span><a href="http://www.nba.com/heat/multimedia/Broadcast_Bio_Jason_Jackson-279944-36.html" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Jason Jackson</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Ohio native and former </span>ESPN’er<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, is the TV host and </span>courtside<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reporter for the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Heat</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and he is in </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">The Front Row with Betsy Ross </strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">to share his thoughts on the streak.</span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 05:30:05 +0000 Betsy Ross 10785 at http://wmub.org The amazing win streak of the Miami Heat XU Head Coach Amy Waugh http://wmub.org/post/xu-head-coach-amy-waugh <p>Believe it or not, basketball season is just around the corner. As a matter of fact, the<a href="http://www.goxavier.com/sports/w-baskbl/xavi-w-baskbl-body.html"><strong> Xavier Musketeers women’s team</strong></a> has already started practicing. <a href="http://www.goxavier.com/sports/w-baskbl/mtt/waugh_amy00.html"><strong>Head Coach Amy Waugh</strong></a> is in <strong>The Front Row with Betsy Ross </strong>to talk about the start of a new season and her expectations for her team in the A-10 this year.</p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 05:30:15 +0000 Betsy Ross 4611 at http://wmub.org XU Head Coach Amy Waugh