The eight game series will take place over a period of four days with the Wolverines and Musketeers providing the final match-up at Crisler Center. Game times and broadcasting rights are to be determined and announcement at a later date.
Michigan and Xavier have squared off three times in the past, the Wolverines are 3-0 in the series. The last time Michigan took on the Musketeers was during the Wolverines 1989 national title run, winning 92-87 in the NCAA Southeast Regional first round in Atlanta, Georgia.
Michigan also defeated Xavier in 1973 and 1984.
The Musketeers are coming off a very successful 23-14 season that included a 9-9 mark in conference and a Sweet 16 appearance after wins over Ole Miss and Georgia State. Xavier's season came to an end at the hands of Arizona, 68-60.
The game will also serve as a homecoming for former Livonia (Mich.) Stevenson forward Jalen Reynolds and former Detroit (Mich.) Country Day star Edmond Sumner. Reynolds is coming off a tremendous sophomore season, averaging 9.9 points and 6.0 rebounds per game shooting 61-percent from the field.
2015 Gavitt Games Schedule
Friday, Nov. 20
Xavier at Michigan