Scouting Xavier: Musketeers have an ace, but some holes

Before each Oklahoma postseason game, The Transcript’s Tyler Palmateer glances at OU’s opponent and produces a brief scouting report. It is only available at

Friday’s game: Xavier Musketeers vs. Oklahoma Sooners (34-22), 1 p.m. CT at Jim Patterson Stadium, Louisville, Ky.

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Opponent’s record: 32-25 | RPI ranking: No. 75

3 Musketeer strengths

• Difference-maker on the mound: