Xavier Silas, a 6-foot-5, 198-pound shooting guard from Northern Illinois, finished second in the MAC in scoring last season. He put his name into the NBA draft, but decided to return for his senior year. CollegeBasketballNews.com caught up with Silas to talk about his hopes for the upcoming season.
September 13, 2010
DeKalb, Illinois – Northern Illinois head men's basketball coach Ricardo Patton announced on Friday that his staff has selected Darion "Jake" Anderson (Chicago, Ill./Carver Military Academy), Sean Kowal (Saint Louis, Mo./Desmet Jesuit/Colorado) and Xavier Silas (Austin, Tex./Brewster Academy (N.H.)/Colorado) as the Huskies' team captains for the 2008-09 campaign.
September 6, 2008
Colorado opened Big 12 play Saturday with a loss on the road at Texas A&M. The Buffs will try and bounce back Tuesday night when they host Nebraska (7 p.m.). Inside, head coach Jeff Bzdelik answers questions from the Big 12 media during the weekly conference call. He talks, among other things, about the improved play of senior Marcus King-Stockton, of late.
January 14, 2008