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  • Watch Wisconsin’s Buzzer-Beater From a Fan’s Point Of View (Video)

    Watch Wisconsin’s Buzzer-Beater From a Fan’s Point Of View (Video)

    It was hard to pick just one defining play from the first few days of the NCAA tourney, but many would claim that Wisconsin’s last-second three to win Sunday’s second-round matchup against Xavier, 66-63, easily takes that claim. The Bronson Koenig shot took place directly in front of the Badgers’ bench, which meant that it took […]

  • Bill Murray Throws Up an “X” for Xavier at MSG (Video)

    Bill Murray Throws Up an “X” for Xavier at MSG (Video)

    Bill Murray‘s known to show up at some pretty random places, gracing the masses with his presence, but his appearance at Xavier’s contest against Marquette isn’t such a head-scratcher. The funnyman’s son, Luke, is an assistant coach for the Musketeers, so it’s not hard to decipher where Bill’s support lies—even if he hadn’t been wearing a big […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 3/18/12 — Kenny Frease

    Stat Line Of The Night — 3/18/12 — Kenny Frease

    After a big win over Notre Dame in their opening game of the NCAA Tournament, Xavier had a golden opportunity to make it to the Sweet 16, as they were matched up with No. 15 Lehigh in the second round following the Mountain Hawks’ shocking first round victory over Duke.  They would take advantage of […]

  • CBS Announcer James Bates Breaks His Stool (Video)

    CBS Announcer James Bates Breaks His Stool (Video)

    They just don’t make those wooden bar stools like they used to.  Ask CBS announcer James Bates.  He’ll tell you the same thing, especially after his wooden stool failed to hold itself together under his weight prior to Saturday’s Atlantic 10 battle between Dayton and Xavier. Bates was able to shake off his dramatic fall […]

  • 11 Most Memorable Sports Brawls

    11 Most Memorable Sports Brawls

    Sports fans were treated to what will surely become an all-time classic brawl this past Saturday when the Cincinnati Bearcats and the Xavier Musketeers faced off in the annual Cincinnati Crosstown Shootout. Now, I know we’re not supposed to condone this sort of behavior. We’re supposed to talk about how it’s an embarrassment and how […]

  • Xavier And Cincinnati Players Brawl At Crosstown Shootout (Video)

    Xavier And Cincinnati Players Brawl At Crosstown Shootout (Video)

    If tensions between Xavier and Cincinnati’s men’s basketball teams weren’t already high enough, they seemed to reach new heights during the 2011 edition of the Crosstown Shootout on Saturday. With time winding down and Xavier leading by 23 points, some pushing and shoving in the paint turned into an all-out bench-clearing brawl that saw several […]