CINCINNATI — Xavier guard Mark Lyons will miss at least two
games with a bruised knee, a significant setback to the
Musketeers as they start the Atlantic 10 season.
Lyons suffered a severe bone bruise in his left knee during a
96-92 double-overtime loss at Wake Forest on Sunday. He’ll sit
out games at La Salle and at George Washington, then be
The freshman had started the last five games, earning a
significant role in Xavier’s offense. He averaged 10.2 points as
a starter and has reached double figures in seven games overall.
Xavier (8-5) is the three-time defending A10 regular season