How to Watch Xavier vs. Providence Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – February 21

The Providence Friars (17-9, 8-7 Big East) aim to end a three-game road losing streak when they visit the Xavier Musketeers (13-12, 7-7 Big East) on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at 8:00 PM ET.

Watch the exciting matchup between the Musketeers and Friars live on CBS Sports Network. Don’t miss all the action!

Musketeers vs. Friars Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV: CBS Sports Network
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Venue: Cintas Center

Musketeers Insights

  • Xavier is putting up 75.7 points per game (121st-ranked in college basketball) this season, while allowing 73.0 points per contest (217th-ranked).
  • The Musketeers are grabbing 39.1 boards per game (42nd-ranked in college basketball) this year, while allowing 36.2 rebounds per contest (259th-ranked).
  • Xavier is delivering 16.6 dimes per game, which ranks them 28th in the nation in 2023-24.
  • The Musketeers are 158th in college basketball with 11.2 turnovers per game this year. Meanwhile, they rank 242nd with 10.8 forced turnovers per contest.
  • Xavier is making 7.0 threes per game (223rd-ranked in college basketball) this season, while owning a 34.4% three-point percentage (158th-ranked).
  • The Musketeers are ceding 7.2 threes per game (173rd-ranked in college basketball) this season, while allowing a 32.8% three-point percentage (136th-ranked).
  • Of the shots attempted by Xavier in 2023-24, 67.3% of them have been two-pointers (74.1% of the team’s made baskets) and 32.7% have been from beyond the arc (25.9%).

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Friars Insights

  • Providence puts up 73.8 points per game and allow 68.0, ranking them 185th in the nation offensively and 80th on defense.
  • The Friars are 133rd in college basketball in rebounds per game (36.3) and 217th in rebounds allowed (35.5).
  • This season Providence is ranked 138th in the nation in assists at 13.7 per game.
  • In terms of turnovers, the Friars are 230th in the nation in committing them (11.8 per game). They are 107th in forcing them (12.2 per game).
  • In 2023-24, Providence is 119th in the country in 3-point makes (8.1 per game) and 235th in 3-point percentage (32.8%).
  • In 2023-24, the Friars are 85th in college basketball in 3-pointers conceded (6.5 per game) and 112th in defensive 3-point percentage (32.4%).
  • Providence takes 43% percent of its shots from behind the 3-point line, and 57% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 31.1% of Providence’s buckets are 3-pointers, and 68.9% are 2-pointers.

Musketeers Leaders

  • The Musketeers scoring leader is Quincy Olivari, who averages 19.1 per contest to go with 5.4 rebounds and 1.9 assists.
  • Abou Ousmane is Xavier’s leading rebounder, grabbing 6.3 per game, while Dayvion McKnight is its best passer, averaging 4.9 assists in each contest.
  • Olivari makes more threes per game than any other member of the Musketeers, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 3.1 per contest.
  • The Xavier steals leader is McKnight, who averages 1.4 takeaways per game, while its blocks leader is Ousmane, who compiles 1.4 rejections per contest.

Friars Leaders

  • Devin Carter is at the top of almost all of the Friars’ leaderboards by putting up 19.3 points, 8.2 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game.
  • Carter is dependable from deep and leads the Friars with 2.6 made threes per game.
  • Providence’s leader in steals is Carter with 1.6 per game, and its leader in blocks is Josh Oduro with 1.4 per game.
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