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Xavier overwhelms St. Johns to keep pace at the top of the Big East

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Xavier v. St. John’s: preview, matchup, keys to the game

Xavier looks to ride the momentum from a dramatic win over Providence into a weekend matchup with the Red Storm.

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A year ago, Jerome Hunter had one fan; now he's Xavier's most important player

The often embattled forward has injected new life into his career and may have just rescued Xavier's season in the process.

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The Big East on the bubble

It almost isn’t too early to look at this stuff anymore.

Xavier wins a wild one against Providence

That was a good one.

Xavier 85-83 Providence: Takeaways as soon as my heart restarts

Wow. What an unbelievable game.

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

The battle at the top of the Big East continues as Xavier has a chance to hold serve at home.

Zach Freemantle to miss at least a month

Xavier’s elite big man is going to miss the meat of the Big East season

It’s no longer speculation; Zach Freemantle is out

Xavier will be without their starting forward for at least a month.

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Halfway through the conference season, the Big East has a battle at the top

Everybody has played at least 10 games in the conference, and there has been a huge shuffle since the last time we took a look at the standings.

A clear headed look at Xavier

Xavier’s sample size is big enough. We know what this team is now.

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Xavier 67-84 Creighton: Takeaways from a road beat down

Xavier went on the road and just flat out didn’t show up in getting pounded by Creighton.

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

These teams battled to the wire at Cintas. The return leg isn’t likely to be any easier for the Muskies.

What is going with Xavier in the NET?

Xavier is 9-1 in the Big East and 6-3 in Q1 games, but is fourth in the conference in NET. Why?

The Muskies get right with a huge road win

0-2 wouldn’t have been the end of the world this week, but we don’t have to worry about that now.

Xavier 82-79 UConn: Tough teams win tough games

It wasn’t easy, but sometimes that makes it better.

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

After a rough week against the bottom of the league, Xavier has to take on two top-tier programs on the road. First up is the return leg of their matchup with UConn.

Xavier Nation takes a deep breath

Xavier struggled to do much of anything last week. That doesn’t have to set the tone going forward, but it doesn’t get easier from here.

Xavier vs. Georgetown Takeaways

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

Both of these teams are looking to bounce back, though one is in a little deeper hole than the other.

One bad game

Don’t panic.

It all goes wrong: Takeaways from a resume scarring loss to DePaul

The more things change, the more they stay the same

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

Xavier has a tricky road trip at DePaul to avoid undoing some of the good they accomplished in the last week.

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Just a little peek ahead

College basketball is about March. That’s still a long way off, but a glance that way is pertinent now.

Xavier battles Marquette for 37 minutes to get the ball to their closer

The Golden Eagles often took the fight to Xavier at Cintas. In the end, it was who we knew it was going to be.

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

Xavier has a chance to end the brief homestand by putting a big marker down in league play.

AP, KP, the NET, and trying to figure out who is actually good

Between human voters and various computer numbers, it’s getting confusing to figure out who is good and who is just a metric mirage

Nobody has been better than Xavier since Thanksgiving

The Muskies compiled some "good losses", then just stopped losing at all.

On Scene: Xavier takes down Creighton at home

I love the Cintas.

Xavier 90-87 Creighton: Takeaways from an incredible game

Xavier weathered every Creighton run and then responded with a knockout blow to win a massive Big East Q1 tilt.

Xavier v. Creighton: Preview, Matchups, Keys to the game

The Bluejays were hot favorites to win the Big East this season, but will come to Cintas needing a win to keep their fading hopes alive.

How far can Xavier go without bench depth?

The Muskies currently go about seven players deep; is that enough?

Defense or depth?

Xavier’s offense and coaching are elite, but the team isn’t without issues.