No. 3 Seed Xavier to Host Toledo in NIT Tournament
The Xavier Musketeers will play on in the postseason as it was selected into the 32 team field of the NIT Tournament on Sunday. Xavier (18-15), one of five BIG EAST teams selected for the NIT Tournament, was awarded a No. 3 seed and will play host to No. 6 seed Toledo. The Rockets are winners of the MAC Conference West Division and boast a 25-6 overall record. They are led by seniors Jaelan Sanford (15.3 ppg) and Nate Navigato (12.6 ppg). The game is set to tip at 7pm on Wednesday, March 20 at Cintas Center and will be televised on ESPN3.
Tickets are on sale ($20- lower bowl; $10 - upper bowl) at GoXavier.com.