Scores

Final

Butler 74

(10-1, 2-0 Horizon)

(14) Xavier 65

(9-2, 6-1 home)

7:00 PM ET, December 23, 2008

Cintas Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

1 2 T
BUT 29 4574
#14XAV 26 3965

Top Performers

Butler: G. Hayward 19 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl, 4 Blk

Xavier: D. Brown 17 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Butler Shocks No. 12 Xavier, 74-65
Butler bags first win over ranked opponent since 2007