CINCINNATI (AP) -- Drew Lavender scored 22 of his 31 points in the first half to put Xavier on the road to a 91-57 victory over Charlotte on Saturday.
Lavender hit 9 of 10 shots from the field, including 7 of 8 3-pointers, and was perfect on six free throws to lead the Musketeers (16-7, 6-3 Atlantic 10). He also had six assists and five rebounds.
The 49ers led 11-9 after Alexander hit a 3-pointer at the 12:58 mark of the opening half, with Burrell answering at the other end with a 3-pointer to ignite an 8-0 run. Raymond added a dunk and Lavender hit a 3-pointer in the surge.
Lavender led the Musketeers to a 48-28 halftime lead. They were on top by as many as 35 points in the second half.
Xavier was 16 of 26 on 3-pointers, with Charlotte going just 2 for 29 behind the arc.