St. Xavier’s basketball team has a lot of new faces this season. Gone are William Glasford, Brock Kiesler, Justin Moody and Alex Jones.
With a young team and Robert Shaw the only returning starter, there’s bound to be some growing pains. And that was evident in the first quarter of Thursday night’s game at Collegiate, but St. X ended up crushing the Titans 79-42.
Surprisingly, Collegiate (0-1) went on a 10-0 run to end the first quarter and led 19-14. But the Tigers (2-0) scored the first 10 points of the second quarter and pulled away.
“The game came to us during the first few minutes, but then we relaxed mentally,” St. X head coach Kevin Klein said. “That led to lapses defensively and in effort. We were really challenging guys with hi