Xavier, UC Bearcats move up in AP Top 25

Xavier, UC Bearcats move up in AP Top 25
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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Xavier and the University of Cincinnati have both moved up in the newest AP Top 25 men's basketball rankings.

The Musketeers moved up two spots to No. 6 after beating Marquette in a mid-week game.

UC jumped one notch to No. 8 after two wins over Temple and Memphis. It's the Bearcats' second straight week in the Top Ten.

Ohio State d ropped four spots -- to No. 17 -- after a last-second home loss to Penn State. Kentucky is back in the rankings at No. 21, on the heels of their win against a Top Ten West Virginia squad in Morgantown.

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