As was the case last year, we’ll go right up to game time slicing and dicing Minnesota’s NCAA tournament first round match-up. Today, we look back at Xavier’s non-conference schedule, over the next few days we’ll also look at their players and strengths and weakness, culminating Thursday with the final preview and a few predictions. [...]Related posts:Game 20 Preview: Gophers vs. Northwestern WildcatsBig Ten Preview: Northwestern WildcatsGame 5 Mini-review, Game 6 Preview: Gophers vs. Texas A&M