Musketeers Gear Up For the Mountain Hawks

Xavier takes on Lehigh Sunday in the NCAA Third Round

Xavier takes on Lehigh Sunday in the NCAA Third Round

March 17, 2012

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GREENSBORO, N.C. - It was a late Friday night for the Xavier Musketeers, tip against Notre Dame began at 10:15 p.m., but a thrilling victory made it all the better. Xavier fans in Greensboro and beyond were glued to watch No. 10 Xavier get a come-from-behind victory against No. 7 Notre Dame.

The team was greeted by a slew of fans back at the hotel when they returned from Greensboro Coliseum. Lots of excitement was in the air, but once it was breakfast time the team was back to business. No. 15 Lehigh will be a tough match-up for Xavier after the Mountain Hawks downed the No. 2 Duke Blue Devils.

Saturday afternoon was full of press conferences and a closed practice for the remaining teams.

Game time is set tentatively for 7:45 p.m. Sunday night on truTV. Be sure to stay tuned to, the Xavier Musketeer Facebook page and @XUAthletics on Twitter for more updates.