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Xavier 59-58 Virginia Tech: Shorthanded Musketeers dig deep to knock off Hokies

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Xavier v. Virginia Tech: preview, matchup, keys to the game

A pair of teams attempting to bounce back from their first loss of the season battle for third place in the Preseason NIT.

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Xavier lifted off for ten glorious minutes against Kent State to remind us what this team is capable of.

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