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After Saturday's game against Rutgers. Photo courtesy of UC Athletic Department Twitter After Saturday's game against Rutgers. Photo courtesy of UC Athletic Department Twitter
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The UC basketball team will be the top seed in next week'sAmerican Athletic Conference Tournament.

The Bearcats and Louisville finished tied atop the AACstandings, but after a series of tie-breaking scenarios couldn't separate thetwo teams, UC won a conference seed coin flip to secure the top seed.

UC will play its first round game next Thursday night inMemphis.  It's their first conference championship in basketball since2004.

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