Xavier offers 2018 in-state center EJ Williams

With Matt Stainbrook gone, Xavier is in need of some size to clog the paint. 2018 center E.J. Williams is still a few years away.... and that just makes his stature all the more impressive.Williams, who just completed his freshman year is high school, is 6-foot-9 and weighs 300 pounds. That is not a typo. Chris Mack was the first coach to offer Williams a scholarship.(h/t Big East Coast Bias)
Via FOX Sports
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Xavier’s Matt Stainbrook to join track and field team

Xavier Musketeers center Matt Stainbrook took the Internet by storm during the 2015 NCAA Tournament. With his signature glasses and added Uber charm, no one could get enough of the big man. Now, they will have another opportunity to watch Stainbrook competing in athletics. In a report from the Cincinnati Enquirer, it was revealed that the 6-foot-10 basketball player will be joining...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Xavier's Matt Stainbrook drives an Uber to make up for scholarship he gave away

Matt Stainbrook does more a lot more driving than what your typical college basketball center usually does. At least off the court. You see, Stainbrook, a fifth-year player enrolled in grad school and currently leading Xavier into the Sweet 16 this weekend, also drives an Uber car to help pay his bills. Stainbrook was on The Dan Patrick Show on Tuesday and explained how...
Via The Other Paper
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Stainbrook propels Xavier to upset of Georgetown, into Big East final

  Matt Stainbrook had 20 points and nine rebounds, and Xavier finally hit the free throws it needed to hold off a furious rally by No. 23 Georgetown and secure a 65-63 victory Friday night in the Big East tournament semifinals. After struggling at the foul line while the second-seeded Hoyas (21-10) whittled a 21-point deficit to one, the Musketeers made five of six in the final 10...
Via Associated Press
March 14, 2015  |  Discuss

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