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CINCINNATI --- Xavier University announced its 2019-20 men’s basketball regular season non-conference schedule today, which includes eight home games at Cintas Center, two games at the Charleston Classic in November, and December dates at TCU and at Wake Forest.
Xavier will resume participating in the Gavitt Games during the 2020-21 season.
The BIG EAST Conference schedule will be released at a later date.
2019-20 Xavier Non-Conference Schedule
Tuesday, Nov. 5 vs. Jacksonville
Friday, Nov. 8 vs. Siena
Tuesday, Nov. 12 vs. Missouri
Friday, Nov. 15 vs. Missouri State
*Thursday, Nov. 21 at Charleston Classic
*Friday, Nov. 22 at Charleston Classic
*Sunday, Nov. 24 at Charleston Classic
Saturday, Nov. 30 vs. Lipscomb
Wednesday, Dec. 4 vs. Green Bay
Saturday, Dec. 7 vs. Cincinnati
Saturday, Dec. 14 at Wake Forest
Wednesday, Dec. 18 vs. Western Carolina
Sunday, Dec. 22 at TCU
*2019 Charleston Classic: Xavier, Florida, Buffalo, Miami, UConn, Saint Joseph’s, Towson and Missouri State.