Xavier Rumors & News

  • Xavier extends Chris Mack’s contract

    College Basketball Talk "On the eve of Chris Mack’s becoming the program’s all-time winningest coach, Xavier has tacked on another year to his contract Mack and the Musketeers announced a one-year contract extension Tuesday, keeping Mack under contract with the school through 2022-23. “I am excited about the future..." September 08

  • Xavier's Trevon Bluiett opts out of NBA draft in favor of senior season

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Trevon Bluiett is returning to Xavier and the Cintas Center for one last season. Xavier basketball confirmed Tuesday before 8 p.m. that Bluiett is withdrawing his name from NBA Draft consideration and will suit up for the Musketeers’ 2017-18 season. “Trevon is one of the best players in all..." May 24

  • Enes Kanter's brother Kerem withdraws from draft; will play at Xavier

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Transfer prospect Kareem Kanter will suit up for Chris Mack's Xavier Musketeers in 2017-18. Kanter, a 6-foot-10 graduate transfer out of Wisconsin-Green Bay, committed in April to both Xavier and the pre-NBA Draft process. With the Wednesday deadline to stay in or withdraw from the draft..." May 22

  • Xavier's Trevon Bluiett facing possession charge

    Indianapolis Star "Xavier guard Trevon Bluiett was arrested Monday afternoon on one misdemeanor count of possession of marijuana, hash oil or hashish, according to Hamilton County Jail records. He was arrested in Carmel just before 3:30 p.m., according to the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office. Two weeks ago,..." April 11

  • Xavier's Bluiett testing NBA draft waters

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Trevon Bluiett might still have another year of NCAA basketball in him. Bluiett confirmed to The Enquirer Friday afternoon he'll test the NBA Draft waters this spring but won't hire an agent, leaving open the possibility of a return to Xavier University. Such a return wouldn't be..." April 01

  • Xavier's Mack turns down $4M per year offer from Georgetown

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Georgetown, a Big East rival of Xavier's, "put out strong feelers" to the Musketeers' head coach, Chris Mack, with $4 million per year to offer, according to a report from ESPN.com's Jeff Goodman, who added that Mack is staying at Xavier. According to USA TODAY Sports' database of salaries,..." April 01