Tip Time for Skyline Chili Crosstown Shootout Announced|
Aug. 11, 2014
CINCINNATI - The Skyline Chili Crosstown Shootout between Cincinnati and Xavier on Feb. 18 at Fifth Third Arena will tip at 7 p.m. ET on either ESPN or ESPN2. ESPN will determine which network the game will air on and make the announcement seven to 10 days prior to gameday.
The two schools announced a 10-year agreement to continue their annual men's basketball rivalry in May. This season's game also marks a return to campus sites after two seasons at U.S. Bank Arena.
The 2014-15 edition of the Crosstown Shootout will be the 82nd all-time meeting in the series and the 12th meeting at Fifth Third Arena.
The contest is part of UC's season ticket package. Fans interested in guaranteeing their seats should place their season tickets deposit today at GoBEARCATS.com/tickets. Season tickets start at only $99.
UC's complete nonconference schedule was released in early July. The Bearcats' league schedule, tip times and complete broadcast information for every game are slated to be released by early September.