Xavier Media Day Availability: Sean Miller, Desmond Claude, Dayvion McKnight and Quincy Olivari Speak to the Media
This afternoon, Xavier had a local media day availability to preview the season. Speakers were Head Coach Sean Miller, sophomore wing Desmond Claude, and transfers Quincy Olivari and Dayvion McKnight.
While the team has a lot of questions outside the building on the type of success they may have, inside the building this group is very confident they can have a good season. Here are some Excerpts from todays pressers starting with Sean Miller.
Miller on any language barrier with the international recruits:
On if the Depth Chart has changed from the Summer to Going into the start of the season:
On Desmond Claude Stepping Up to a bigger role in his second season:
Lastly, On how a Difficult Non-Conference Schedule prepares his team for a deep Big East Conference.
After Miller Spoke, it was time for the players to speak with the Media. Senior Transfer Quincy Olivari spoke about his experience so far playing for Coach Miller:
Desmond Claude spoke on the chemistry of the team and the importance of this Summer:
Lastly, all 3 players discuss how their individual experience will be beneficial leading the team this year:
Xavier opens up the season on Monday Night at the Cintas Center vs Robert Morris. Tip-Off will be at 8 PM EST