Friday Dec 6
Free-throw woes and other notes
Xavier's men's basketball team has stalled/faltered/struggled at the free-throw line in its first eight games, shooting a meager 58.5 percent.
First look at UC-Appalachian State
Appalachian State, UC's opponent Saturday at Fifth Third Arena, returns four starters from a team that went 15-16 overall last year, 10-9 in the Southern Conference, but one of those starters is a transfer from Xavier - forward Jay Canty - who is suspended for the Mountaineers' first nine games for academic reasons.
Players Every College Basketball Fan Must Watch in 2013-14 Season
One of college basketball's great strengths is the huge variety of teams and players, providing somebody for every fan to root for.