If the 4-0 Ohio Bobcats outwork the Cincinnati Bearcats tonight - and they most probably will - you can expect another wave of media love for Tim O'Shea's young crew, the team that shocked the MAC
last year after being picked last, who gave Florida a first-round scare, and who have returned a poised, confident sophomore core. Here's a preview of things to come: "Wow, that Leon Williams
is really good."Ohio and Cincinnati, separated by three hours' worth of roadway, are ancient rivals - they've been playing each other since 1907-08 (UC has a 38-37 lead in the series). Not too much lately, though - the two Buckeye State schools spent most of the Huggins era at arms' length and haven't dated for almost six years. That was a different time and place, wasn't it? Cincinnati was the pollsters' top pick and living high on the hog. Now their program is a mess, and Ohio is It
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