Xavier center Matt Stainbrook has big plans this summer.
He's taking four graduate level classes plus the course associated with the basketball team's August trip to Brazil. He also plans to work the Musketeers' basketball camps, shed about 20 pounds, and become a stronger offensive presence by relying more on his right hand.
"This is the summer where I'm going...
Xavier's men's basketball team will start the Big East Tournament without junior center Matt Stainbrook.
Coach Chris Mack said Stainbrook has done "a great job with his rehab" since straining the MCL in his left knee against Seton Hall last week, but he'll be unavailable for Thursday's 9:30 p.m. quarterfinal against sixth-seeded Marquette at Madison Square...
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Matt Stainbrook spent his birthday in the trainers' room while the rest of his Xavier teammates got ready for one of their biggest games without him.
The junior center was on crutches Wednesday -- his 22nd birthday -- between rehab sessions for his injured left knee. Stainbrook strained the medial collateral ligament during the first half of a 71-62 loss at...
Xavier got some excellent news on Tuesday when it was announced that starting center Matt Stainbrook only strained his MCL.
Stainbrook landed awkwardly in Monday’s loss to Seton Hall, immediately grabbing his left knee and screaming in pain. It looked like the injury could be quite serious, but according to Xavier, he’s out for Saturday’s game with Villanova and will be listed...
CINCINNATI -- Xavier University junior center Matt Stainbrook suffered a strain of the MCL (medial collateral ligament) in his left knee during the first half of Xavier's game at Seton Hall last night. He is out for the Villanova game on Thursday and day-to-day after that.
Press release from Xavier Athletics:
CINCINNATI -- Xavier University junior Matt Stainbrook has been named Big East Conference Player of the Week.
Stainbrook posted game highs of 21 points and 10 rebounds in Xavier's 68-53 win over Wake Forest on Saturday. Stainbrook shot 9-of-12 from the floor on his way to those 21 points, which also set a new Xavier career high.
For the season...
Matt Stainbrook scored a season-high 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as the Xavier Musketeers rolled to a 68-53 victory over Wake Forest on Saturday.
James Farr added 13 points and Semaj Christon finished with 12 for the Musketeers, who led by as many as 22 points while holding the Demon Deacons to their lowest point total of the season. Wake Forest set the previous low in a 59...
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December 28, 2013
Matt Stainbrook led Xavier's dominant inside game, and Myles Davis made 5 of his 7 shots from beyond the arc Monday night, helping Xavier pull away to a 93-65 victory over Abilene Christian.
Xavier (5-0) completed an opening stretch of five home games that included a victory over Tennessee. The Musketeers leave for the Bahamas and a tournament that opens with a game against...
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November 25, 2013
Matt Stainbrook, a 6-foot-9 starting center at Western Michigan last season, is transferring to Xavier. Musketeers coach Chris Mack announced Wednesday he has received the signed scholarship papers for Stainbrook, who will be eligible as a redshirt junior beginning with the 2013-14 season. He will be eligible to play two more seasons after sitting out next season due to transfer...
Matt Stainbrook, a 6-foot-9 starting center at Western Michigan last season, is transferring to Xavier.
Musketeers coach Chris Mack announced Wednesday he has received the signed scholarship papers for Stainbrook, who will be eligible as a redshirt junior beginning with the 2013-14 season. He will be eligible to play two more seasons after sitting out next season due to transfer...
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April 25, 2012