CINCINNATI (AP) -- Brandon Cole scored 17 points and Xavier never trailed in beating Richmond 71-50 on Saturday night.
Cole hit 11 of 13 free throws for the Musketeers (19-7, 9-3 Atlantic 10), who were 33 of 43 at the line to Richmond's 12 of 25.
Brian Morris was the lone player in double figures for Richmond (6-19, 2-10) with 11 points.
Burrell, Doellman and Cage each scored two points to give the Musketeers a quick 6-0 lead and they never looked back, leading 34-20 at the break and by as many as 28 points in the second half.
Xavier held a 40-22 advantage in rebounding.