Season Preview: 2016
Opponent breakdowns, player previews, predictions, and everything you need to be ready for Xavier's 2016-2017 basketball season.
Xavier basketball 2016 season preview, part 2
Xavier gets warmed up in the first half of non-con. Now things get real.
Xavier basketball 2016 season preview, part 1
We’ve got opponents at a glance, quick breakdowns, and our picks for every game in the first half of the non-conference schedule.
Previewing the Big East
Here it is, a team by team breakdown of all you need to know about the Big East.
Know Your Non-Conference Opponent: Cincinnati
What will the Bearcats bring to the Crosstown Shootout this year?
Know Your Non-conference Opponent: Wake Forest
Wake's history with Xavier basically peaked when they hired Skip.
Know Your Non-Conference Opponent: EWU
The Eagles had two great players last year, but both of them have since moved on. What is left?
Know Your non-conference opponent: Utah
The Utes have returned to national prominence, but can they stay at the top after losing some big pieces?
Know Your Non-Conference Opponent: Colorado
Colorado was very good last year, have they added enough to replace Josh Scott?
2016 Xavier basketball player preview: Myles Davis
There is a huge range of possible outcomes for Myles this year.
2016 Xavier basketball player preview: Malcolm Bernard
Do you know much about Malcom Bernard? If not, let’s learn together!
2016 Xavier player preview: RaShid Gaston
The transfer trail has long been good to Xavier; is RaShid Gaston going to be the next transfer legend?
2016 Xavier basketball player preview: JP Macura
Can JP go back to catching defenders with their pants down this season, or will the Big East finally get tired of being outfoxed?
Xavier basketball 2016 player preview: Trevon Bluiett
Trevon returns as the leading scorer on a team that will need to establish offense early.
Know Your Non-conference Opponent: Northern Iowa
Northern Iowa said goodbye to a talented senior class after one of the most gutting losses in recent NCAA tournament history. Can they pick up the pieces well enough to get off to a hot start this year?
2016 Xavier basketball player preview: Tyrique Jones
The Muskies newest big man is built like a brick outhouse and has an incredible motor, but the transition from high school to college could be a bumpy one in the early going.
2016 Xavier basketball player preview: Quentin Goodin
Xavier's freshman guard is heir apparent to Semaj and Ed; what will he bring this year?
Know Your Non-conference Weekend: 2016 Puerto Rico Tip-off
Last time Xavier played in this tournament, they won it. Last time Xavier played a tournament at this venue, they won it. Here's an introduction to six teams playing for second place.
Know your non-conference opponent: Lehigh
The last time these two teams faced off, Dee Davis was a freshman and the stakes couldn’t have been higher. Now the Mountain Hawks come into Cintas to open the season against a Xavier team with big plans for the year.