Xavier nearly became another bid thief.
Villanova beats Xavier 71-67 in OT in Big East semifinal. Xavier, once in last place with 3-8 league record, had won seven of eight (losing at #Butler 71-66). Southport's Paul Scruggs scored career-high 28 for X.
PAUL “WOKE UP FEELING DANGEROUS” SCRUGGS
Let's check out the matchup at the SG position for both teams so far:
Paul Scruggs: 20 points, 7-7 from the field, 3-3 from deep
Collin Gillespie: 0 points, 0-5 from the field, 0-3 from deep