Fast facts

League: Division I (NCAA)

Team: Home of the Xavier Musketeers

Head Coach: Travis Steele

Team Mascot: Blue Blob

Year Opened: 2000

Capacity: 10250

City / State: Cincinnati / Ohio

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Rivalries & Top Games to Attend

Crosstown Classic

Rival Team: Cincinnati Bearcats

The Xavier Musketeers and Cincinnati Bearcats meet annually to determine who has bragging rights over the city of Cincinnati. The schools are separated by only three miles, so you better believe that both teams want to win this annual contest badly. Cincinnati leads the all-time series 49-34, but the Musketeers have won 14 of the last 20 meetings, so you’ll be in for a treat when these two Queen City schools meet.

Blackburn/McCafferty Trophy

Rival Team: Dayton Flyers

The winner of the yearly matchup between Xavier and Dayton walks away with the Blackburn/McCafferty Trophy. The rivalry dates back to the 1920-21 season, and the two teams have played every year since, so make sure to be in attendance when these two Buckeye State rivals square off.

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Xavier vs Butler

Rival Team: Butler Bulldogs

The Xavier Musketeers and Butler Bulldogs have an intense rivalry that dates back to the 1936-37 season. The rivalry was kicked up a notch in 2013 when both teams joined the Big East. The Musketeers lead the all-time series 37-18, and you’ll always be in for a good matchup when attending a Xavier-Butler game.

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Fast facts

League: Division I (NCAA)

Team: Home of the Xavier Musketeers

Head Coach: Travis Steele

Team Mascot: Blue Blob

Year Opened: 2000

Capacity: 10250

City / State: Cincinnati / Ohio

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