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Local teams head for NCAA Tourney

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For the second straight year both Xavier and the University of Cincinnati are in the NCAA tournament.  The Bearcats earned a 6 seed and open on Friday in Nashville against the University of Texas.  Tip time is 12:15pm.

After losing in the A-10 tournament final, the Muskies were awarded a 10 seed and will head to Greensboro, NC for a second round game against Notre Dame.  The Muskies and Irish tip at 9:50pm Friday.

The University of Kentucky Wildcats are the #1 overall seed and will play a second round game Thursday in Louisville against the winner of Mississippi Valley State and Western Kentucky.  Wildcats tip at 6:50pm.

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