Weber State vs Xavier Predictions
When: 9:20 PM ET, Friday, March 18, 2016
Where: Scottrade Center, St. Louis, Missouri
TV: 9:20 p.m. ET, TNT
Line: Xavier -13.5, Total : 147.5
Weber State Wildcats vs Xavier Musketeers Preview
Weber State (26-8) can put up some points as well (averaging 76.7) and punctuated a Big Sky regular season title by beating second-place Montana 62-59 in the tournament final to reach the NCAA Tournament for the second time in three seasons. Wildcats F Joel Bolomboy averages 17.2 points and 12.7 rebounds but was held to four points and nine boards in the Big Sky tournament final. Xavier (27-5) worked its way to a No. 2 seed in the NCAA Tournament and is looking for a second straight trip to the Sweet 16 and beyond. The Musketeers boast one of the top offenses in the country at an average of 81.3 points and pushed that number to 87.9 over the final seven games. Sophomore guard Trevon Bluiet leads four player averaging double figures at 15.5 points but was one of three players to foul out for the Musketeers in an 87-83 loss to Seton Hall in the Big East tournament semifinals.