St. Joseph's vs Xavier

Xavier 68, Saint Joseph's 55

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CINCINNATI (AP) - Mark Lyons scored 17 points on Wednesday night, and point guard Tu Holloway had a season-high 12 assists in a spread-it-around offense that swept Xavier to its fourth straight victory, 68-55 over Saint Joseph's.

The Musketeers (13-5, 4-1 Atlantic 10 Conference) took control with an 18-2 run early in the second half led by their senior point guard.

Xavier extended its A-10 record to 43 consecutive league wins at home. The Musketeers haven't lost an A-10 game at the Cintas Center since Saint Joseph's beat them 68-58 on Feb. 28, 2006.

The Hawks (12-7, 2-3) couldn't overcome Xavier's second-half run or the loss of guard Carl Jones, who leads the league in scoring with 17.2 points per game. Jones sprained his left ankle during a loss to Massachusetts on Saturday and didn't play.

Halil Kanacevic led Saint Joseph's with 13 points and 14 rebounds.

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St. Joseph's Hawks
H. Kanacevic, F395-133-3145413
D. Quarles, F181-40-03202
C. Aiken, C224-71-210410
L. Galloway, G405-141-140214
C. Wilson, G250-40-04210
R. Roberts Jr.346-122-250114
E. Maschmeyer140-22-21022
P. Ndao70-00-00000
T. Trevisan10-00-00000
Totals 21-569-103891455
 37.5%90% 
Xavier Musketeers
D. Wells, F245-91-161112
A. Walker, F232-30-03024
K. Frease, C285-93-672113
T. Holloway, G382-52-211216
M. Lyons, G296-132-241217
J. Robinson196-60-030312
D. Davis100-30-00110
B. Redford90-30-00110
T. Taylor91-22-20004
J. Martin80-20-01000
L. Amos10-00-01000
G. Dougan10-00-20000
G. McKenzie10-00-00010
O. Cooper00-00-00000
Totals 27-5510-1528181368
 49.1%66.7% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton14-425-822
St. Bona.14-422-930
VCU14-425-1137
Saint Joes13-528-821
Geo. Wash.11-728-1068
Davidson10-820-1364
Rhode Island9-917-15120
Fordham8-1017-14176
Richmond7-1116-16121
Duquesne6-1217-17162
UMass6-1214-18170
George Mason5-1311-21202
Saint Louis5-1311-21206
La Salle4-149-22233

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Xavier14-428-67
Seton Hall12-625-919
Providence10-824-1140
Butler10-822-1156
Creighton9-920-15100
Marquette8-1020-13110
Georgetown7-1115-18106
DePaul3-159-22199
St. Johns1-178-24246
 
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