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|Edward Waters||0-10||.000||7-21||.250||Lost 1|
New Orleans, La. (GCAConf.com) – Xavier University (9-2, 6-0 in GCAC) is streaking. The Gold Nuggets are winners of nine in a row dating back to exactly one month ago today. Xavier has won its first six conference games this season, including a defeat of previously unbeaten Dillard last week, to extend its Gulf Coast Athletic Conference winning streak to 49 straight games (including postseason play).
The Gold Nuggets will go for number 50 on the campus of rival, Southern University at New Orleans (13-5, 4-0 in GCAC). In each of the past 3 seasons, SUNO has finished in second place to Xavier in the league standings. The Lady Knights are 33-9 in conference play in the last four plus years with six of those losses coming at the hands of Xavier. SUNO and Xavier are the last remaining unbeaten teams in the GCAC.