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Simon sharp, but Reds can't hold lead vs Mariners

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Chapman set to to feel, play at ease with family in tow

Drafting Billy


Sports on Earth plays Bengals GM for a day

Bengals hold onto their franchise tag, Johnson and Collins will hit market.

College basketball

Seton Hall 71 Xavier 62
*Double shot: Swept by Pirates, Matt Stainbrook injured.
*XU 20-10/10-7, lost to .500 Seton Hall (15-15/6-11).
*Stainbrook's loss would be huge, presence inside, fantastic passer.
*Reynolds got in foul trouble: 4 in only 14 minutes, 2 points, 3 rebounds.
*XU turned it over 14 times, to only 7 assists.
*Christon scored 24 of his 28 in 2nd half.
*XU didn't shoot well (37% FG, 14% 3pt), didn't defend well (47%/38%)
*XU down 12 at half, cut to 5, Pirates took back to 13, XU cut to 5...that was it.
*Next: Thursday, home to #6 Villanova.

Jerry Palm places Xavier on the NCAA tournament fence. 
USA Today has Xavier 1 of last 5 in, as an 11-seed vs 6-seed UK

Thursday: Xavier hosting #6 Villanova

Teddy says sorry
Teddy Valentine tells SI's Seth Davis he was wrong for stepping to Mick Cronin.

Court storm
SEC fines South Carolina $25,000 for storming of court vs UK

College football
Hoard: Luc hopes to be man in the middle