97-98 Season
1998-99 SEASON IN STORIES

NCAA Tournament
UC roared in, staggered out March 16, 1998

WEST VIRGINIA 75, UC 74 March 15, 1998
Blame UC, not fate Tim Sullivan column, March 15, 1998
Baker answers doubters March 15, 1998
Notebook: Huggins tried to get whistle at end March 15, 1998
Fate pits Bearcats vs. Catlett March 14, 1998
History still to judge Catlett reign at UC Tim Sullivan column, March 14, 1998
Catlett refused Huggins a job March 14, 1998
Notebook: WVU's last NCAA win streak: '59 March 14, 1998
UC women lose in NIT March 14, 1998
UC 65, NORTHERN ARIZONA 62 March 13, 1998
Wake up call doesn't spoil UC's dream Tim Sullivan column, March 13, 1998
Martin stars on big screen March 13, 1998
Notebook: Patterson struggles on defense March 13, 1998
Catlett waits to consider UC March 13, 1998
UC, XU women open NIT tonight March 13, 1998
UC has ingredients of champion March 12, 1998
Notebook: Bearcats do their homework March 12, 1998
Where's Northern Arizona? In UC's way Tim Sullivan column
Levett excels off bench March 11, 1998
Huggins' motto: Just deal with it March 10, 1998
Book records UC hoops history March 10, 1998
Bearcats get No. 2 seed but go West March 9, 1998
Northern Arizona's joy tempered March 9, 1998
Scouting report March 9, 1998
Road to the finals March 9, 1998
Men's bracket March 9, 1998
Women play in NIT March 9, 1998

C-USA Tournament
FINALS: UC 71, UNC CHARLOTTE 57 March 8, 1998
UC got what it deserved Paul Daugherty column, March 8, 1998
UC can make case for No. 2 seed March 8, 1998
Notebook: Schedule to be addressed March 8, 1998
UC 100, UAB 85 March 7, 1998
Martin rises above C-USAPaul Daugherty column, March 7, 1998
Baker back on track March 7, 1998
Hurry to bed, early to rise for Charlotte March 7, 1998
UC 64, LOUISVILLE 50, March 6, 1998
Defense is secret of UC's success Tim Sullivan column, March 6, 1998
Goin: NCAA verdict due soon March 6, 1998
UAB next for Bearcats March 6, 1998
Blazers cut Wingfield March 6, 1998
Louisville looks sharp enough to test UC March 5, 1998
Deane touts Brannen as league MVP March 5, 1998
Huggins picked as top coach March 5, 1998
C-USA honors Martin March 4, 1998
Tourney gives C-USA teams hope March 4, 1998
C-USA Notebook: Houston coach already fired March 4, 1998
Huggins named coach of the year March 3, 1998
Brannen scores big: 1st team C-USA March 3, 1998
Horton is back in black March 3, 1998
C-USA tourney will spotlight future stars March 3, 1998
C-USA preview: Take UC against the field March 2, 1998
Lady Bearcats bow out March 2, 1998

Regular season
UC 61, SAINT LOUIS 58 March 1, 1998
'Committee' misses point March 1, 1998
Notebook: Petrus gets first dunk March 1, 1998
Lady Bearcats advance in tourney March 1, 1998
Seniors day not a sendoff Feb. 28, 1998
Manager may be missed most Feb. 28, 1998
Women win tournament opener Feb. 28, 1998
UC 68, UNC CHARLOTTE 67 Feb. 27, 1998
UC on short list for prep prospect Feb. 27, 1998
Bearcats can clinch title share vs. UNCC Feb. 26, 1998
C-USA Notebook Feb. 24, 1998
UC scrambles without Horton Feb. 23, 1998
UC 75, DEPAUL 38 Feb. 22, 1998
Huggins suspends Horton 3 games Feb. 22, 1998
Fletcher undergoes surgery on hand Feb. 22, 1998
UC can see a No. 2 seed Feb. 21, 1998
Backup 'Cat injured Feb. 21, 1998
UC 93, UAB 76 Feb. 20, 1998
Horton holds down UC nemesis Feb. 20, 1998
UAB: Usually Ambush for Bearcats Feb. 19, 1998
UC 72, SOUTH FLORIDA 55 Feb. 15, 1998
Brannen uses old football move Feb. 15, 1998
Martin's defense impresses Feb. 14, 1998
UC 70, SAINT LOUIS 43 Feb. 13, 1998
Recruit withdraws from team Feb. 13, 1998
Saint Louis star right at home Feb. 12, 1998
UNC CHARLOTTE 69, UC 62 Feb. 8, 1998
No Brannen, no blockouts Feb. 8, 1998
UC not worried about Charlotte fans Feb. 7, 1998
UC 109, DePAUL 73 Feb. 6, 1998
DePaul basically had no chance Feb. 6, 1998
UC's effort half bad Feb. 4, 1998
SOUTH CAROLINA 67, UC 65 Feb. 2, 1998
UC stupid? Only for 69 seconds Paul Daugherty column, Feb. 2, 1998
Notebook: Baker leaves shot at home Feb. 2, 1998
Brannen emerges into leader Feb. 1, 1998
Horton learns from dad's mistake Tim Sullivan column, Feb. 1, 1998
South Carolina an "NCAA game" for UC Jan. 31, 1998
UC 67, LOUISVILLE 61 Jan. 30, 1998
Bearcats on guard Jan. 30, 1998
Levett on bench and liking it Jan. 29, 1998
Success slow for Fortson Jan. 29, 1998
UC wins Women's Shootout Jan. 29, 1998
UC women wary of Xavier Jan. 28, 1998
C-USA notebook Jan. 27, 1998
UC 88, RHODE ISLAND 82 Jan. 26, 1998
Baker, Myrick go part-time Jan. 26, 1998
Myrick, Horton to share point Jan. 25, 1998
UC glad to be home Jan. 24, 1998
MARQUETTE 66, UC 63 Jan. 23, 1998
Hutchins: Myrick's defense 'very dirty' Jan. 23, 1998
Martin's jaw ready for Marquette Jan. 22, 1998
UC 60, TULANE 50 Jan. 21, 1998
Carson stays, plays Jan. 21, 1998
Bearcats ranked, focused Jan. 20, 1998
C-USA notebook Jan. 20, 1998
UC 71, LOUISVILLE 57 Jan. 19, 1998
UC needs Ruben's razzle-dazzle Paul Daugherty column, Jan. 19, 1998
Patterson rusty but ready Jan. 19, 1998
Notebook: Horton sprains elbow Jan. 19, 1998
Patterson's absence helped UC Jan. 18, 1998
Carson to stay at UC Jan. 8, 1998
Carson considers transferring Jan. 17, 1998
UC, U of L take different roads Jan. 17, 1998
Patterson's season starts Sunday at Louisville Jan. 16, 1998
UC 77, SOUTHERN MISS 61 Jan. 16, 1998
C-USA tickets available Jan. 16, 1998
UC can't miss dangers of Southern Miss Jan. 15, 1998
Contrite Patterson set to play Jan. 14, 1998
Bearcats knocking on Top 25's door Jan. 13, 1998
Conference USA notebook Jan. 13, 1998
UC 68 MARQUETTE 51 Jan. 12, 1998
Tourney tickets going fast Jan. 12, 1998
UC, Marquette try to get leg up Jan. 11, 1998
UC 61, MEMPHIS 54 Jan. 9, 1998
Big man Tate will offer sizeable help Jan. 9, 1998
What turmoil? UC 9-2 and rising Jan. 8, 1998
Jackson quits team Jan. 8, 1998
UC 81, HOUSTON 68 Jan. 5, 1998
Baker, Martin get rude welcome Jan. 5, 1998
Baker, Martin ready for fresh start Jan. 4, 1998
Conference USA preview Jan. 3, 1998
UC 79, WINTHROP 36 Dec. 31, 1997
Petrus' action jumps 34 minutes Dec. 31, 1997
One flu over the Bearcats' nest Dec. 30, 1997
Adversity didn't derail Bearcats Dec. 29, 1997
Huggins' teams best when cornered Paul Daugherty column
UC 74, UMASS 66 Dec. 28, 1997
UC-Xavier hybrid would be No. 1 Paul Daugherty column, Dec. 28, 1997
Unlukcy Bland leaving UC Dec. 28, 1997
Notebook Dec. 28, 1997
UC, XU ready for second Shootout Dec. 27, 1997
UMass wary of UC rough stuff Dec. 27, 1997
Huggins needs players worthy of his trust Paul Daugherty column, Dec. 23, 1997
Baker, Martin suspended 3 games Dec. 21, 1997
UC 106, EASTERN KY. 53 Dec. 21, 1997
Myrick's knee injury called 'mild sprain' Dec. 21, 1997
UC's goal: Improve until Ruben Dec. 20, 1997
Worn-out Bearcats rest up Dec. 19, 1997
UC 81, MINNESOTA 71 Dec. 18 1997
Petrus gets more than he bargained for Tim Sullivan column, Dec. 18 1997
Recruiting class in Top 5 Dec. 18 1997
Time to regroup vs. Minnesota Dec. 17 1997
Horton's the man at the point Dec. 16, 1997
CROSSTOWN SHOOTOUT: XAVIER 88, UC 68 Dec. 14, 1997
Crosstown Shootout preview Dec. 13, 1997
NCAA rejects Patterson's appeal Dec. 11, 1997
The Crosstown Turnabout Dec. 11, 1997
Shootists vie for new glory Dec. 10, 1997
Huggins lets Williams go Dec. 10, 1997
Williams withdraws from classes Dec. 9, 1997
UC 85, WRIGHT STATE 60 Dec. 7, 1997
Brannen sets FT mark Dec. 7, 1997
Basketball fans AWOL Dec. 6, 1997
Jackson, Petrus double up Dec. 6, 1997
UC 90, ALCORN ST. 76 Dec. 4, 1997
Bowl bid saps Huggins' depth Dec. 4, 1997
NCAA most troubled by Carter connection Dec. 4, 1997
Patterson suspended 14 games Dec. 3, 1997
Long six weeks for UC Dec. 3, 1997
Too harsh a penalty? Hardly Tim Sullivan column, Dec. 3, 1997
Martin ready to step up Dec. 3, 1997
UC 87, MOREHEAD ST. 57 Dec. 1, 1997
Huggins to Carson: Forget showtime Dec. 1, 1997
Carson out of practice Nov. 30, 1997
UC, Duke top '98 Alaska field Nov. 27, 1997
NCAA checking McGee's connections to Patterson Nov. 26, 1997
Huggins' names off sports bar Nov. 26, 1997
Huggins lands a lineman Nov. 25, 1997
Defense disappears after midnight Nov. 23, 1997
ARIZONA STATE 87, UC 79 Nov. 22, 1997
Fletcher needs to stay on floor Nov. 21, 1997
UC 76, DETROIT 66 Nov. 20, 1997
UC brings back defense Paul Daugherty column, Nov. 20, 1997


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