Senior Jake Listebarger made the 2009 Midwest All-Tournament Team for SXU
Men's Basketball - Wed, Nov. 24, 2010
CHICAGO - The Saint Xavier University men's basketball program has released its pairings for the first day of the three-day SXU Midwest Tournament, which begins on Monday, December 20, at the Shannon Center in Chicago. The eight-team event will kick off at 2 p.m. on Monday with games to follow at 4, 6 and 8 p.m. The tourney will host four more games at the same times on Tuesday, December 21. The final day will begin at noon and hold a fifth-place game at 2 p.m., a third-place game at 4 p.m. and close with a 6 p.m. championship.
Below are the pairings for the first day of games. All games will take place in the main arena of the Shannon Center.
Monday, December 20
Game one: Saint Xavier (Ill.) vs. Mount Marty College (S.D.), 2 p.m.
Game two: Siena Heights (Mich.) vs. Viterbo (Wis.), 4 p.m.
Game three: Saint Ambrose (Iowa) vs. East-West (Ill.), 6 p.m.
Game four: Saint Francis (Ind.) vs. St. Francis (Ill.), 8 p.m.
The first team listed will be the home team for each game.
The remaining schedule will be as follows:
Tuesday, December 21
Game five: Loser of game one vs. Loser of game two, 2 p.m.
Game six: Loser of game three vs. Loser of game four, 4 p.m.
Game seven: Winner of game one vs. Winner of game two, 6 p.m.
Game eight: Winner of game three vs. Winner of game four, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, December 22
Game nine: Loser of game five vs. Loser of game six, 12 p.m. (seventh place game)
Game 10: Winner of game five vs. Winner of game six, 2 p.m. (fifth place game)
Game 11: Loser of game seven vs. Loser of game eight, 4 p.m. (third place game)
Game 12: Winner of game seven vs. Winner of game eight, 6 p.m. (championship)