(Editor’s note: This is an article started a few years ago and it is an honor to get a chance to continue building on to it).
Welcome to the greatest rivalry in college basketball. You can keep your Duke/North Carolina. The Crosstown Shootout is something entirely different. As the Cincinnati Bearcats and the Xavier Musketeers get set to sort out their long-running differences this Saturday, its time to take a look back.
This is the fourth annual edition of the Updated History of the Crosstown Shootout. It serves as a living document of the Crosstown Shootouts of the past, present and future.