Dynamic Duo - Xavier, UC Both Ranked

Cincinnati, OH (FOX19) - Both teams are coming off NCAA tournament appearances and now both Xavier and the University of Cincinnati start the 2011-2012 season ranked in the preseason Top 25.

The Muskies are picked 15th in the first ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll, with UC checking in at #22.  XU finished last season ranked 20th in the final AP poll after a 24-8 season.

The Muskies return the team's leading scorer and third team All American Tu Holloway.

The Bearcats and Muskies meet on the court in the annual Crosstown Shootout on December 10th.

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