Now that Xavier has made it to the regional finals for the first time, it's time for a refresher on the school's name.
Listen up, those who want to pronounce it "Ex-ay-vee-er." All together now, it's "Zay-vee-er."
"It used to be about 50-50, those who could pronounce it right," Xavier Coach Thad Matta quipped Saturday on the eve of the Atlanta Regional final between the Musketeers and Duke. "After this year, it should be 80-20 for those getting it right."