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Xavier vs. Butler Live Stream: How To Watch Online

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Joe Robbins/Getty Images

Joe Robbins/Getty Images

The Xavier Musketeers will travel to Hinkle Fieldhouse for a Big East clash against the Butler Bulldogs. This game should come down to the wire, as these teams are very evenly matched. Xavier scores 76.5 points per game and gives up 67.3 points per game, while Butler scores 76.9 points per game and surrenders 65.5 points per game.

On Monday, Xavier (13-3, 3-1 Big East) was ranked #15 in the AP Poll, but they will probably drop a couple of spots after getting blown out on the road against #3 Villanova. The Wildcats routed the Musketeers, cruising to a 79-54 victory on Tuesday.

The #12 ranked Bulldogs (14-3, 3-2 Big East) are likely to suffer a similar fate in the polls, as they were also beaten by a damn good team on the road in their most recent game. On Tuesday, #8 Creighton pulled out a 75-64 win over Butler.

The big difference in Saturday’s game might be Butler’s home court advantage. The Bulldogs are undefeated at home this season and have won their last 15 games at Hinkle Fieldhouse, but fittingly enough, their last home loss was to Xavier. The Musketeers beat Butler 74-57 on Saturday, February 13, 2016, which was the last time these two teams faced each other.

Now that you know a little bit about the matchup, let’s break down all of the ways you can watch the game.


Xavier vs. Butler Viewing Details

Date: Saturday, January 14, 2017
Time: 2:00 P.M. EST
Location: Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana
TV Channel: FS1 (Check local listings.)
Live Stream: FOX Sports GO


How To Live Stream Xavier vs. Butler Online

Your best bet for watching Xavier battle Butler via a live stream is FOX Sports GO. You will need your log-in and password information for your cable or satellite provider and you’re good to go.

If you don’t have access to a cable or satellite log-in, you can watch the game through Sling TV. Sling TV is service that allows subscribers to watch live and on-demand TV channels on TVs, computer or mobile device for a monthly fee. It’s just like a cable or satellite TV service, except it’s delivered over the internet. The service’s default package – Orange – includes FS1, costs $20 a month, but you can sign up for a free 7-day trial. If you cancel your subscription within seven days, you will not be charged. Once signed up, simply download the app for your computer to start watching.


Watch Xavier vs. Butler On Phone, Tablet Or Mobile

If you can’t watch the game on your TV or computer, FOX Sports has you covered with the their FOX Sports GO app. As long as you have a cable or satellite provider, you can download the app for free in the App Store, the Google Play store, the Amazon App store or the Windows Store.

You can also watch the game on the Sling app. Sign up for a free Sling trial and download their app from the App store or Google Play store. There is also a Sling app for Apple TV, Xbox One, Roku, Chromecast, and Amazon Fire TV.

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