Xavier vs George Washington

Xavier 59, George Washington 58

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Tu Holloway's layup with 30 seconds to play capped off a great night for the senior guard as his 21 points, seven assists and six rebounds led Xavier to a 59-58 win over George Washington on Wednesday night.

Holloway easily maneuvered past the Colonials for the decisive score. With 1:14 to play, his layup cut George Washington's lead to 58-57.

Xavier (15-7, 6-3 Atlantic 10 Conference) held the Colonials (8-14, 3-5) scoreless for the last 3:22.

Tony Taylor led George Washington with 20 points. Nemanja Mikic scored 19 points and Lasan Kromah had 11 points and a career-high 13 rebounds.

There were nine lead changes in the last 9 minutes, and neither team committed a turnover in the last 10 minutes.

Taylor and Mikic combined to shoot 9 of 14 from 3-point range.

In the last 4 seconds, the Colonials' Bryan Bynes, Dwayne Smith and Kromah missed shots.

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Scoreboard
Xavier (15-7) «312859
George Washington (8-14)342458
 
Xavier Musketeers
D. Wells, F241-62-27134
J. Robinson, F101-20-01012
K. Frease, C234-82-561310
T. Holloway, G397-144-667121
M. Lyons, G284-131-45119
A. Walker301-21-26213
B. Redford193-40-01008
T. Taylor171-30-05012
D. Davis100-10-10130
Totals 22-5310-2041131459
 41.5%50% 
George Washington Colonials
N. Mikic, F357-130-020219
D. Smith, F221-61-37023
T. Taylor, G387-172-245220
L. Kromah, G355-130-2133311
B. Bynes, G312-91-20435
J. Edwards170-00-03130
A. Ware120-10-02010
J. Kopriva90-20-03020
D. Guest10-00-00000
Totals 22-614-936131858
 36.1%44.4% 
Big East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Villanova16-229-5
Creighton14-427-8
Providence10-823-12
Xavier10-821-13
St. Johns10-820-13
Marquette9-917-15
Georgetown8-1018-15
Seton Hall6-1217-17
Butler4-1414-17
DePaul3-1512-21

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Saint Louis13-327-7
VCU12-426-9
Geo. Wash.11-524-9
Saint Joes11-524-10
UMass10-624-9
Dayton10-626-11
Richmond8-819-14
La Salle7-915-16
St. Bona.6-1018-15
Rhode Island5-1114-18
Duquesne5-1113-17
George Mason4-1211-20
Fordham2-1410-21
 
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