CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The Xavier basketball team maintained its top 10 status in Monday's new AP Top 25.
The Musketeers split two conference games last week - losing at Creighton and winning at Butler - and fell from fifth in the country to their current spot as the eighth ranked team in the nation.
Two of Xavier's next three games are against ranked teams - this Wednesday against 23rd ranked Providence and next Wednesday versus top-ranked Villanova.
UK jumped from 22nd to 14th after three consecutive easy wins over Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.
Here are the rankings for the team's of regional interest: