Joe Lunardi Twitter – Xavier has played Dayton multiple times starting around 1949-50, a bigger number of than some other rival. Be that as it may, the long-lasting opponents haven’t gone head to head since the Musketeers crushed the Flyers in Nov. 2015.
ESPN Bracketologist Joe Lunardi speculated through Twitter on Wednesday night after XU’s devastating misfortune to Butler in the first round of the Big East Tournament that the Muskies could play Dayton in the First Four, facilitated for the current year as it has been since its starting point in 2011 – except for 2021, in view of the COVID-19 pandemic – at UD Arena.Xavier was among some Bracketologists’ “Last Four In” before Wednesday’s misfortune, however could be left outwardly examining – or playing in the First Four – relying upon “bid-stealers.”
As the No. 2 seed in the Atlantic 10 competition, UD has a potential chance to acquire the gathering’s programmed bid. The Flyers are planned to play their first game on Friday in quite a while, against the champ of Thursday’s second-round game between No. 7 George Washington and negative. 10 Massachusetts.