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Holloway Leads Xavier Past ND

Holloway Leads Xavier Past ND

Despite facing a Notre Dame team that controlled the tempo of the game, shot 51 percent from the field (25-of-49), 42.9 percent from 3-point range (9-of-21) and dished out 18 assists on 25 field goals, Xavier was able to pull a first round upset over the Irish, 67-63 on Friday night.

The Musketeers would also have to overcome three dagger second half 3-pointers by Notre Dame sophomore Jerian Grant, and a perfect 8-for-8 performance by big man Jack Cooley. Cooley led the Irish with 18 points and eight boards, while Grant finished with 11. None of it was enough to overcome Tu Holloway though, who led Xavier with 25 points, 17 of which came in the second half, on 10-of-1... Recommended Stories

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