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Cincinnati Comellos

Founded:  1938
Folded:   1938
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Arena:    Freeman Avenue Armory Gym
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Titles:   none

1938 Cincinnati Comellos Standings
Year WL%
193825.285

Only played 3 games in Richmond, Indiana before moving to Cincinnati, Ohio and becoming the Comellos on 1/16/38. The team was owned by Bob McConas while in Richmond but they became too expensive for him and he sold them to Gus Comello, who moved them to Cincinnati.

In the spring of 1938 the Cincinnati area was hit with massive flooding. This cut the Comello's season short and brought about their demise as money was used to rebuild and not basketball.

King Clothiers/Comellos
Stanley Arnzen Carl Austing Harold Bower Ken Jordan Joseph Kruse Gene Mechling Leo Sack Edgar Saffer Frank Shamel Earl Thomas Norman Wagner John Wiethe Loren Wright