How to Watch Butler vs. Xavier Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – March 6

The Butler Bulldogs (17-13, 8-11 Big East) will host the Xavier Musketeers (15-14, 9-9 Big East) after losing three straight home games. The contest tips at 7:30 PM ET on Wednesday, March 6, 2024.

This game will be available on CBS Sports Network, so check it out.

Bulldogs vs. Musketeers Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, March 6, 2024
  • Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • TV: CBS Sports Network
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Venue: Hinkle Fieldhouse

Bulldogs Insights

  • This year, Butler is averaging 77.6 points per game (75th-ranked in college basketball) and surrendering 73.9 points per contest (243rd-ranked).
  • So far this year, the Bulldogs are pulling down 35.3 rebounds per game (180th-ranked in college basketball) and allowing 35.8 rebounds per contest (239th-ranked).
  • This season, Butler ranks 69th in college basketball in assists, averaging 15.0 per game.
  • The Bulldogs are averaging 10.3 turnovers per game (87th-ranked in college basketball). They are forcing 10.7 turnovers per contest (244th-ranked).
  • Butler is 74th in the nation with 8.5 three-pointers per game this year. Meanwhile, it ranks 79th with a 35.9% shooting percentage from beyond the arc.
  • The Bulldogs are ceding 7.8 threes per game (243rd-ranked in college basketball). They are allowing opposing teams to shoot 32.5% (117th-ranked) from three-point land.
  • In terms of shot breakdown, Butler has taken 61.7% two-pointers (accounting for 69.7% of the team’s buckets) and 38.3% threes (30.3%).

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Musketeers Insights

  • On offense Xavier is the 92nd-ranked team in college basketball (76.6 points per game). On defense it is 243rd (73.9 points conceded per game).
  • The Musketeers are 48th in the country in rebounds per game (38.7) and 253rd in rebounds conceded (36.1).
  • With 16.6 assists per game, Xavier is 21st-best in college basketball.
  • In 2023-24, the Musketeers are 163rd in college basketball in turnovers committed (11.1 per game) and 211th in turnovers forced (11.0).
  • Xavier makes 6.9 3-pointers per game and shoots 34.4% from beyond the arc, ranking 228th and 162nd, respectively, in the country.
  • Defensively, the Musketeers are 193rd in college basketball in 3-pointers conceded per game at 7.4. They are 178th in 3-point percentage conceded at 33.5%.
  • Xavier takes 32.4% percent of its shots from behind the 3-point line, and 67.6% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 25.4% of Xavier’s buckets are 3-pointers, and 74.6% are 2-pointers.

Bulldogs Leaders

  • The scoring leader for the Bulldogs this season is Pierre Brooks, who averages 14.8 points, 4.0 rebounds, and 1.1 assists per game.
  • Butler’s leading rebounder is Jalen Thomas averaging 6.0 boards per game and its best passer is Posh Alexander and his 5.0 assists per game.
  • Brooks makes more threes per game than any other member of the Bulldogs, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.5 per contest.
  • Alexander is Butler’s leader in steals, averaging 2.2 steals per game, while Thomas leads them in blocks with 1.1 per contest.

Musketeers Leaders

  • Quincy Olivari is at the top of the Musketeers scoring leaderboard with 19.3 points per game. He also collects 5.4 rebounds and averages 2.0 assists per game.
  • Abou Ousmane puts up a stat line of 6.4 rebounds, 7.0 points and 1.2 assists per game for Xavier to take the top rebound spot on the team. Dayvion McKnight has the top spot for assists with 5.0 per game, adding 12.3 points and 3.8 rebounds per contest.
  • Olivari is consistent from three-point range and leads the Musketeers with 3.1 made threes per game.
  • Xavier’s leader in steals is McKnight (1.5 per game), and its leader in blocks is Ousmane (1.3 per game).
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