Xavier adds Missouri, Florida Gulf Coast to schedule

(FOX19) - Xavier University announced Thursday two additions to its 2014-15 men's basketball non-conference schedule.

The Musketeers signed a two-year deal with Missouri, the first game being played in Columbia, Mo., in the 2014-15 season with the Tigers visiting Cintas Center in the 2015-16 season.

Also, Xavier announced a one-year deal that will bring Florida Gulf Coast to Cintas Center in the 2014-15 season.

Missouri, 23-12 overall this past season and 9-9 in the Southeastern Conference earned a berth in the National Invitation Tournament. The Tigers played in five consecutive NCAA tournaments from 2009-13.

Florida Gulf Coast, 22-13 overall, won the regular season title of the Atlantic Sun Conference and also earned an NIT berth.

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