The last Musketeer coaching transition had a buffer of incoming talent to make up for the recruiting gap; without it, Steele has to to hit home runs on the trail immediately.
Travis Taylor's departure leaves a gap in the ranks, but Xavier will still have at least six scholarship bigs for the 2013-2014 season.
Xavier will head to Anaheim to avoid the cold of the Ohio November and play in the Anaheim Classic. Here's what you need to know to get you up to speed on Pacific, the Muskies' first opponent.
Was it bad luck or bad planning that got Xavier to the middle of September with eight scholarship players on the roster?
Coming or Going? We look at which MAC basketball players have decided to transfer and the new faces coming into the conference.