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  • Magic Johnson, Eric Holder to address Xavier spring grads

    February 20, 2015 3:10 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - Basketball great Magic Johnson and U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will be among four speakers at Xavier University's commencement ceremonies in May, the final one for retiring university president Dr. Norman C. Francis. Xavier announced its plan Thursday to have four commencement speakers at its May 9... more »
  • LSU pounds Xavier(NO) in exhibition, 80-45

    November 6, 2013 9:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The new and 'old' Tigers meshed together to get the season rolling for LSU in a 80-45 blowout win over Xavier(New Orleans). Jordan Mickey and Jarell Martin impressed fans with dunks galore in the first half; Mickey finished with 12 points, eight blocks, and six rebounds,... more »
  • Butler, Creighton, Xavier to join new Big East

    March 20, 2013 2:29 PM

    NEW YORK - The reconfigured Big East officially got three new members on Tuesday - Butler, Creighton and Xavier - and will start play next season with its tournament at Madison Square Garden and a lucrative broadcasting contract from Fox. The reworked league, put together after a split with the... more »
  • 'All clear' given after ammonia leak forces evacuations

    January 10, 2013 9:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE- People who were evacuated from their homes when ammonia leaked from an ice facility were allowed to return late Thursday evening. The leak was reported at the Reddy Ice facility on Myrtle Ave. Ammonia was found leaking from coolers at the business. Law enforcement evacuated a... more »
  • Ammonia leak leads to evacuation in Baton Rouge check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 10, 2013 3:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities evacuated an area of Baton Rouge after a reported ammonia leak this afternoon. The leak was reported at the Reddy Ice facility on Myrtle Ave. Ammonia was found leaking from coolers at the business. Law enforcement evacuated a two-block radius around the business, including... more »
  • Top-ranked Duke, former No. 1 Indiana in action

    December 19, 2012 10:40 AM

    UNDATED - Duke is in action tonight for the first time since climbing to the top of the Associated Press men's basketball poll. The Blue Devils carry a season-opening nine-game winning streak into their game against visiting Cornell. No. 11 Cincinnati takes on Xavier for the first time since their... more »
  • Xavier resumes classes Tuesday

    September 3, 2012 10:15 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - Xavier University will resume normal operations Tuesday after Hurricane Isaac forced it to close for a week. The school said in a statement released Monday morning that power had been restored across the campus and maintenance crews continued to work to get the campus ready for students,... more »
  • More federal money announced for Katrina rebuilding

    August 24, 2010 1:04 PM

    Federal authorities announced more than $25 million in new projects for the rebuilding or replacement of property damaged five years ago by hurricanes Katrina and Rita, including $11 million to rebuild a student center at Xavier University in New Orleans. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano and Federal Emergency Management Agency... more »
  • Xavier hosts an early jazz fest

    April 8, 2010 6:34 AM

    The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival is weeks away, but Xavier University in New Orleans will get an early start with a Jazz Festival of its own starting April 22. The university said in a news release Wednesday that the three-day event will feature performances by well known New... more »

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