Xavier pulls away, grabs Sweet 16 berth
BOISE, Idaho --- Everyone not wearing red in Taco Bell Arena knew Xavier was going to pull away, it was just a matter of when.
After 30 minutes of missed layups, dunks and a variety of other mistakes that caused the Musketeers to trail much of Sunday's second-round game against Wisconsin, Xavier finally played enough defense and made enough shots to pull away for a 60-49 win.
And most of the run was spurred on by reserve forward Jamel McLean, who had six points, but four of them were big ...
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