Bowling Green at Xavier
Time: 2 p.m.
Records: BGSU is 3-4, Xavier is 5-3
TV: Fox Sports 1
Radio: 1470, 99.1
Series: BGSU leads 6-5
Notes: BG coach Louis Orr returns to his hometown as the Falcons face Xavier at the Cintas Center in Cincinnati. … Orr was an assistant coach for the Musketeers from 1991-94. … Xavier’s athletics director is Greg Christopher, who previously was at Bowling Green. … While BG leads the all-time series, the Musketeers have won the last three meetings, including a 101-57 decision in 2009. … The Falcons have not beaten Xavier in Cincinnati since 1949. … The Musketeers moved from the Atlantic 10 to the Big East this season and were picked to finish seventh in their new league. … Sophomore Semaj Christon leads Xavier in scoring at 15.1 points. … Junior Matt Stainbrook, who leads the Musketeers with 7.9 rebounds per game, transferred to Xavier from Western Michigan. His brother, Tim, is a freshman on the team. … BG’s Spencer Parker has scored in double figures in all seven games this season. … Senior Cam Black has 105 career blocked shots and needs three more to move into fourth place on the Falcons’ all-time list. … Junior Richaun Holmes has 89 career blocked shots and needs four to rise to eighth on the all-time list.
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