Women’s basketball stays strong

By: Adam Tortelli Saturday night basketball in Cintas Center brought in more positive results for Xavier University as the women’s basketball team handled the Govs of Austin Peay. After a slow first half, head coach Brian Neal’s squad took control of the game as it fought its way to a 72-59 victory. The team’s hot shooting from behind the arc continued by going 10-27. With another win, the Musketeers now stand at 5-4 in non-conference play while they sent their opponents packing with a 3-5 record. Senior guard Ashley Wanniger stole the spotlight with a career night of 25 points, … Continue reading Women’s basketball stays strong

Men’s basketball records Cintas wins

By: Nick McGill Despite the snowy conditions in Cincinnati on Saturday afternoon, Xavier fans still made their way to Cintas Center for the Musketeers’ game against the Bowling Green Falcons. Xavier barely escaped the visiting Falcons in an 85-73 win in overtime, snapping a three-game losing steak. The first half was a back-and-forth battle between the two teams with seven lead changes. As Xavier struggled to take control of the game in the first half, freshman forward Jalen Reynolds added a spark to the offense with an explosive alley-oop dunk assisted by freshman guard Brandon Randolph. After a brief Falcon … Continue reading Men’s basketball records Cintas wins

“A Very A Cappella Christmas” Harmon-X & Acabellas concert spreads Christmas Cheer

By: Alex Spindler The Xavier holiday season got off to a musical start last Sunday with a dual holiday concert featuring the Harmon-X and A caBellas music groups. Harmon-X and A caBellas are the two a cappella choirs (the former being all men and the latter being all women) on campus. They decided to jump-start the festivities with an enjoyable show in the old cafeteria in Cintas Center. While the groups decided to showcase some perennial holiday favorites like “White Christmas” and “Carol of the Bells,” they also performed popular pop hits they have performed in other concerts like “Tightrope” … Continue reading “A Very A Cappella Christmas” Harmon-X & Acabellas concert spreads Christmas Cheer