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The Xavier University men's basketball team takes on North Carolina State tonight in the NCAA Tournament. Xavier has been to the tournament before.
What is Xavier University's best finish in the NCAA Basketball Tournament?
1- Sweet Sixteen
2- Elite Eight
3- Final Four
The answer is 2 - Elite Eight
According to the website for Xavier University, the best finish for the Musketeers in the NCAA men's basketball tournament was the Elite Eight. The Muskies reached the round of the final eight, twice; once in 2004 and again in 2008. X reached the Sweet 16 in 2012. The Xavier website says this year marks the 24th appearance in the NCAA Tournament for Xavier.