How to Watch Marquette vs. Xavier Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – March 9

The No. 8 Marquette Golden Eagles (22-8, 13-6 Big East) visit the Xavier Musketeers (15-15, 9-10 Big East) in a matchup of Big East rivals at Cintas Center, tipping off at 5:00 PM ET on Saturday, March 9, 2024.

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Golden Eagles vs. Musketeers Game Info

  • Date: Saturday, March 9, 2024
  • Time: 5:00 PM ET
  • TV: FOX
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Venue: Cintas Center

Golden Eagles Insights

  • Marquette is putting up 79 points per game (54th-ranked in college basketball) this season, while ceding 69.5 points per contest (106th-ranked).
  • This season, the Golden Eagles are grabbing 32.9 rebounds per game (311th-ranked in college basketball) and allowing 35.4 rebounds per contest (213th-ranked).
  • Marquette is averaging 16.2 dimes per game, which ranks them 28th in the country in 2023-24.
  • The Golden Eagles are averaging 10 turnovers per game (70th-ranked in college basketball). They are forcing 13.9 turnovers per contest (29th-ranked).
  • Marquette is making 9 threes per game (39th-ranked in college basketball). It owns a 35.4% shooting percentage (104th-ranked) from downtown.
  • With 8.5 three-pointers conceded per game, the Golden Eagles rank 311th in college basketball. They are giving up a 34.4% shooting percentage from beyond the arc, which ranks 238th in college basketball.
  • Of the shots taken by Marquette in 2023-24, 58.7% of them have been two-pointers (69.6% of the team’s made baskets) and 41.3% have been from beyond the arc (30.4%).

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Musketeers Insights

  • Xavier scores 76.2 points per game and give up 73.8, ranking them 105th in the nation offensively and 243rd defensively.
  • In 2023-24, the Musketeers are 40th in the nation in rebounds (38.9 per game) and 256th in rebounds conceded (36.1).
  • This season Xavier is ranked 28th in college basketball in assists at 16.2 per game.
  • The Musketeers are 175th in the country in turnovers per game (11.2) and 226th in turnovers forced (10.9).
  • Xavier makes 6.8 3-pointers per game and shoots 34.3% from beyond the arc, ranking 239th and 164th, respectively, in college basketball.
  • In 2023-24, the Musketeers are 194th in college basketball in 3-pointers allowed (7.4 per game) and 167th in defensive 3-point percentage (33.2%).
  • Xavier takes 68.1% percent of its shots from inside the arc, and 31.9% percent from beyond it. In terms of makes, 74.9% of Xavier’s baskets are 2-pointers, and 25.1% are 3-pointers.

Golden Eagles Leaders

  • The scoring leader for the Golden Eagles this season is Kam Jones, who averages 16.2 points, 2.5 rebounds, and 2.1 assists per game.
  • Oso Ighodaro leads Marquette in rebounding, averaging 7.3 per game, while Tyler Kolek leads the team in assists, distributing an average of 7.6 in each contest.
  • Jones leads the Golden Eagles in three-point shooting, knocking down an average of 2.5 shots per game from beyond the arc.
  • Stevie Mitchell and Ighodaro lead Marquette on the defensive end, with Mitchell leading the team in steals averaging 1.9 per game and Ighodaro in blocks averaging 1.2 per contest.

Musketeers Leaders

  • Quincy Olivari is at the top of the Musketeers scoring leaderboard with 19.1 points per game. He also grabs 5.5 rebounds and averages 1.9 assists per game.
  • The Xavier leaders in rebounding and assists are Abou Ousmane with 6.5 rebounds per game (he also adds 6.9 points and 1.2 assists per game) and Dayvion McKnight with 4.9 assists per game (he also tacks on 12.3 points and 3.8 rebounds per game).
  • Olivari is dependable from distance and leads the Musketeers with 3.1 made threes per game.
  • Xavier’s leader in steals is McKnight with 1.5 per game, and its leader in blocks is Ousmane with 1.2 per game.
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