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Sports Headlines for  Monday, January 15, 2001

Sato showing glimpses of greatness
        WASHINGTON — He hasn't dunked yet. Romain Sato's Xavier teammates keep reminding him of that, eager to see his 40-inch vertical leap unleashed.

Xavier women win, set attendance mark
        Taru Tuukkanen scored 23 points and Xavier defeated Rhode Island 73-51 Sunday at Cintas Center before a crowd of 2,151 that established a single-season attendance record.

UC women lose to DePaul
        Mindy Hammond and Valerie King scored 13 points apiece and Katrina Merriweather matched a career-high 10 points, but Cincinnati

DAUGHERTY: Collins clean, sober and Super
        EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — He was in this tremendous groove, every pass leaving his hand bearing perfect instructions. Kerry Collins couldn't miss, and this was ironic. Because for most of his six-year pro career, he'd missed with everything he tried.

Ravens ride defense to Super Bowl
        OAKLAND, Calif. — Before every game, Ravens tight end Shannon Sharpe asks defensive coordinator Marvin Lewis how many points the offense has to score for the team to win.

XXXV outlook: More Roman numerals than points
        Taking early predictions now for the final score of Super Bowl XXXV. OK, who all here wants 6-3?

Vegas favors Ravens by 2
        LAS VEGAS — If this city's legal oddsmakers are right — and they usually are — this year's Super Bowl figures to be a plodding affair with points at a premium.

St. X, Ursuline win swim classic
        Tami Ransom and Jayme Cramer are two of Cincinnati's best swimmers and both helped their teamsto championships in the 18th annual Southwest Ohio Swimming and Diving Classic.

Mercy, Wyoming win big at Shootout
        Siobhan Zerilla scored a team-high 18 points and had five rebounds as Mercy beat North Canton Hoover 68-53 at the All-Ohio Prep Shootout Sunday afternoon at Pickerington, Ohio.

NewCath lacks momentum going into tourney
        The Newport Central Catholic boys basketball team received its first wakeup call of the season last week, and it was like standing next to the city's World Peace Bell when it rings.

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