Xavier vs Richmond

Richmond 73, Xavier 71

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Kendall Anthony led five Richmond players in double figures with 16 points to beat Xavier 73-71 Saturday night in an Atlantic 10 Conference showdown.

Alonzo Nelson-Ododa and Darien Brothers scored 13 points apiece, Cedrick Lindsay added 12 and Greg Robbins had 10 for Richmond (14-9, 4-4).

It was a tightly contested match consisting of 15 lead changes, nine ties and neither team having more than a single-digit advantage in the second half.

Lindsay made two free throws for Richmond to cut its deficit to 59-58 with 4:14 left and then Robbins' 3-pointer at the 3:30 mark put the Spiders ahead for good.

Xavier (12-9, 5-3) cut the lead to one, 68-67, behind Dee Davis' 3-pointer with 10 seconds left, but Richmond made 5 of 6 free throws the rest of the way to hold off the Musketeers.

Travis Taylor led Xavier with 24 points and eight rebounds.

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Xavier Musketeers
T. Taylor, F349-116-1080524
J. Robinson, F303-42-23128
J. Martin, F211-10-03112
S. Christon, G294-107-1331415
D. Davis, G282-52-22258
I. Philmore274-42-252310
B. Redford251-50-01333
L. Amos60-01-20011
E. Stenger00-00-00000
Totals 24-4020-3127102471
 60%64.5% 
Richmond Spiders
A. Nelson-Ododa, F364-63-480313
G. Robbins, F344-71-257210
D. Taylor, F181-10-10042
D. Brothers, G342-98-911113
C. Lindsay, G232-67-733312
T. Davis212-32-22026
K. Anthony185-83-401416
W. Sparrow110-11-20111
T. Allen50-00-02030
Totals 20-4125-3121132373
 48.8%80.6% 
Big East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Seton Hall0-04-037
St. Johns0-04-034
Villanova0-04-0232
Xavier0-04-057
Georgetown0-03-0200
Creighton0-04-138
Providence0-04-144
Butler0-03-1167
Marquette0-03-258
DePaul0-01-2187

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UMass0-03-1153
Davidson0-02-115
Duquesne0-02-1218
Rhode Island0-02-117
Saint Josephs0-02-155
St. Bona.0-02-1327
Saint Louis0-03-242
George Mason0-03-3199
La Salle0-03-3123
VCU0-03-3237
Dayton0-02-2138
Geo. Wash.0-02-2233
Fordham0-01-3143
Richmond0-01-4239
 
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MIZZ 91
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BUTL 75
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