2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
5-10, 9th in Big East
Tenth anniversary of Jernigan's missed winning layups (1:39)

Joe Lunardi Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

With Xavier falling at Providence, there is room for a fourth No. 1 seed alongside Duke, Villanova and Michigan State. Virginia is certainly a candidate after stifling North Carolina. The winner of tonight's West Virginia-Oklahoma game also merits consideration. Interestingly, WVU owns a head-to-head victory over UVa.

Missouri cruises to 11th straight victory (0:47)
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Loyola hires Achter to replace Swoopes as coach

Loyola announced Tuesday that it has hired Kate Achter, who was an assistant at Xavier last season and the team's recruiting coordinator, to replace Sheryl Swoopes as head coach.

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5yKen Woolums, ESPN Stats & Information

Who deserves the four No. 1 seeds?

Using Strength of Record rankings and BPI, we look at the accomplishments of the most likely contenders for top seeds in the NCAA tournament.

Dana O'Neil ESPN Senior Writer 

Xavier really out of sorts. Gotta think the Sumner injury has affected them and understandably so.

Dana O'Neil ESPN Senior Writer 

Villanova-Xavier should be a good one. Saw Chris Mack at shoot around last night. He said "to win the Big East, you have to be able to beat Villanova." Xavier hasn't done that since joining the Big East. But despite Musketeers undefeated record said the Wildcats had more pressure since they are expected to win.

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Lauren Hill bobblehead planned for giveaway

Schools that helped Lauren Hill realize her dream of scoring a basket in a game say 5,000 bobbleheads of the late inspirational Ohio player will be given out at a season-opening event.

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Terps assistant resigns after sexual abuse claim

The University of Maryland said Friday that assistant women's basketball coach Bryce McKey resigned following his suspension after a player he coached at Xavier accused him of groping her.

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Going green: Hoyas add 'Hail to Kale' night

Kale has seemingly been seen everywhere these days, but next Friday, the once discarded green that has risen to prominence will take on new life -- as an in-arena giveaway.