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Xavier v. Providence: preview, matchups, keys to the game

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How realistic are Xavier’s at large chances?

The Musketeers have some very heavy lifting to do

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We’re never going to survive unless we get a little crazy

With apologies to Seal, miracles will only happen for Xavier if things get a little nuts.

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The end is nigh

It’s basically a series of at-large elimination games from here on out.

Not good enough at basketball

In a game they needed to win, Xavier didn’t even show up. Would you back this team to finish 5-1 or take the auto bid? Those don’t seem like probable outcomes.

Xavier v. Seton Hall: Preview, matchups, keys to the game

Now is the time to start winning.

It’s getting late

We’ve kept saying Xavier has the chances to complete their resume, but time is running out.

Super Sunday Conversation

Fill some time before the Super Bowl by reading more of our thoughts on a missed opportunity for Xavier.

Recap of a big missed opportunity: Xavier 71-78 Creighton

Xavier either fought back valiantly or go buried and never really had a chance. Either way, they lost.

Xavier Men's Basketball Recruiting News

Xavier v. Creighton: Preview, matchups, keys to the game

Xavier takes on Creighton in a game that carries massive bubble implications.

The continued (almost) excellence of Desmond Claude

Xavier’s sophomore guard has been great in all but one aspect this year.

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Abou Ousmane saves the day as Xavier wins a must-win battle against Villanova

Xavier’s oft-maligned center was an unsung hero in today’s vital victory over Villanova.

Xavier v. Villanova: preview, matchups, keys to the game

At home against a hated conference rival, Xavier has a chance to land a much-needed win and breathe fresh life into their late-season charge.

Jerome Hunter has torn his Achilles tendon

My man's going through it right now.

What’s in the NET today? Xavier on the bubble

The last month of the season is going to be a wild ride for Xavier fans.

Chatting about the Quindy City game

It ended late, but we found time to talk about what Quincy Olivari did.

Xavier v. DePaul: preview, matchups, keys to the game

None of the rest of the regular season matters if Xavier doesn't win this game.

Friday thoughts as DePaul roulette spins

Saturday is must not lose, but that’s not the only thing to talk about this weekend

Xavier closes hard to get a big home win over St. John’s

When the going got tough, the Muskies answered the bell.

Xavier v. St. John's: preview, matchups, keys to the game

It's down to do-or-die time for the Muskies as the stretch that will define their season is directly in front of them.

Where do we go from here?

Things were going well. Now they aren’t.

Well... That happened

There aren't great words to describe what happened to Xavier today, but we took a shot anyway.

Xavier @ UConn: Preview, matchups, keys to the game

Xavier finishes a brutal road trip by taking on the #1 team and defending national champs at noon on Sunday.

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Delving deeper into the depth problem

Xavier has four bench guys, each with their own positives and glaring flaws.

Xavier's at-large chances are very much alive and well

The Muskies aren't dead yet.

The depth options are starting

Guys are being asked to be guys they aren't, and Xavier is suffering for it.

Xavier fights hard, fades late at Creighton

Throw this one on the pile of missed opportunities and move on to Connecticut.

Xavier v. Creighton: preview, matchups, keys to the game

Xavier held serve at home in the most dramatic way possible; now they hit the road with the chance to launch their at-large campaign into high gear.

Gearing up for a huge week

Xavier has played themselves to a point where two road games really, really matter.

The difference a coach makes

This is why Xavier hired Sean Miller

A thunderous Dailyn Swain dunk completed the comeback as Xavier escaped Georgetown at home

Couldn't afford to lose. Almost did. Didn't.

Xavier v. Georgetown: preview, matchups, keys to the game

This is a must-not-lose game for Xavier. Since it has to be played, the only option is to win it.

What’s in the NET today? Hope

Xavier, and whisper it, is back in with a chance.

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