1:00 PM ET, February 28, 2010
Cintas Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
Holloway scores seven in second OT as Xavier extends home win streak
CINCINNATI -- With a long home-court winning streak and another Atlantic 10 title in jeopardy, point guard Terrell Holloway acted like he was back on the hard courts in New York.Holloway scored seven of his 24 points during the second overtime Sunday, leading Xavier to a 78-76 win over Richmond (No. 24 ESPN/USA Today, No. 23 AP) in a showdown for first place.Now, there are two teams left at the top. Xavier is one of them.
• Xavier took another step toward its fourth straight Atlantic 10 regular-season title with the double-overtime victory.
• With the win, Xavier extended its conference home winning streak to 31 games.
• The loss snapped an eight-game win streak for Richmond.
• Xavier won despite getting just 10 points from its bench, all of which came from Mark Lyons.
• The Musketeers have won seven of their last eight against Richmond.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||30-73 (.411)||29-64 (.453)|
|3P Made-Attempted||12-29 (.414)||5-21 (.238)|
|FT Made-Attempted||4-6 (.667)||15-21 (.714)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||22 (0/0)||17 (0/0)|