New faces arrive to both programs

By: Brendan Burris ~Staff Writer~ As the 2016-2017 Xavier basketball season gets underway, there are plenty of fresh, new faces on both the men’s and women’s sides looking to make a quick impact for their respective teams. Fans will see four new players on the floor for the women’s basketball team, adding depth to both the frontcourt and backcourt for coach Brian Neal. Freshmen guards Ashley Gomez from Oklahoma City and Na’Teshia Owens from Mexia, Texas, will look to complement upperclassmen like Erica Thompson and Martha Thompson. Forwards Megan Christopher from Cincinnati and redshirt freshman Tierra Floyd from Toledo will … Continue reading New faces arrive to both programs