X-Men take down 1st-seeded Vikes, advance to final against Ravens

Halifax, NS– The St. Francis Xavier University X-Men defeated the first-seeded University of Victoria Vikes 77-65 as the host team advances to the final. The X-Men pulled through Saturday night at the Scotiabank Centre against the Vikes with 10 points and 19 rebounds from the U SPORTS Defensive Player of the Year, David Muenkat. Avan Nava also starred, dropping 17 points in the win. Vikes … Continue reading X-Men take down 1st-seeded Vikes, advance to final against Ravens

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X-Men survive 4th quarter push from Gaels in U SPORTS Final 8

Halifax, NS – The St. Francis Xavier University X-Men defeated the Queen’s University Gaels 107-98 in the U SPORTS Final 8 at Scotiabank Centre on Friday night. It was a display of complete dominance for the X-Men, holding a 20-point lead going into the fourth quarter. This was due to the excellent start in the first quarter for the X-Men, as they led by 20 … Continue reading X-Men survive 4th quarter push from Gaels in U SPORTS Final 8

U SPORTS Final 8 At-Large berths and Seeding Announced

Hamilton, ON- Almost all the teams had been determined already by the end of Saturday night for the men’s and women’s basketball U SPORTS Final 8 tournaments. Now, we know the seeding and matchups.  On the women’s side, the OUA champion Carleton Ravens earn the number one seed. The last time the Ravens were the one seed, they won the national title in 2018. They face … Continue reading U SPORTS Final 8 At-Large berths and Seeding Announced

Marauders Bounce Back With Defence and Rebounding To Beat X-Men

Hamilton, ON- A week after McMaster Marauders men’s basketball head coach Patrick Tatham talked about the team’s need for better defence and rebounding, the Marauders showed it against the St. Francis Xavier (St.FX) X-Men.  The Marauders trailed 24-21 after the first quarter in a close game but won the second quarter 28-17. McMaster kept the lead and withstood St.FX’s runs for the 85-73 victory. It marked … Continue reading Marauders Bounce Back With Defence and Rebounding To Beat X-Men

U SPORTS MHKY: St.FX Adds Four, Bring Recruitment Total to Seven

VANCOUVER, BC- The recruiting season has gotten off to a sprightly start for St.Francis Xavier University, as the men’s hockey program has already announced SEVEN(!!!) recruits ahead of their 2020-21 AUS campaign.  St.FX ended their season in 5th place last year but fell out fo the payoffs in the first round. However, they are addressing the graduating players and early playoff exit with their latest … Continue reading U SPORTS MHKY: St.FX Adds Four, Bring Recruitment Total to Seven