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2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/5W 76-57
- 11/8W 81-63
- 11/12W 63-58
- 11/15W 59-56
- 11/21W 73-51
- 11/22W 75-74
- 11/24L 70-65
- 11/30W 87-62
- 12/4W 84-71
- 12/7W 73-66
- 12/14L 80-78
- 12/18W 74-61
- 12/22W 67-59
- 12/3010L 68-62
- 1/5W 75-67
- 1/8L 83-71
- 1/11L 77-65
- 1/15L 85-65
- 1/22W 66-57
- 1/26L 77-66
- 1/29L 84-82
- 2/110W 74-62
- 2/4W 67-59
- 2/8W 64-58
- 2/1219L 66-61
- 2/17W 77-74
- 2/2212L 64-55
- 2/25W 78-67
- 3/1W 66-63
- 3/4L 80-74
- 3/7L 72-71
- 3/11L 71-67
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Kamar Baldwin scored a career-high 36 points and hit a 3-pointer with 1.2 seconds left Saturday night, rallying Butler to a 72-71 victory over Xavier.
Alpha Diallo had 25 points as Providence defeated Xavier 80-74 on Wednesday night.
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Saddiq Bey scored 22 points and No. 12 Villanova extended its late-February surge, beating Xavier 64-55 Saturday for its fourth straight win.
Zach Freemantle made the go-ahead basket with 10.4 seconds left and added two late free throws as Xavier scored the final eight points to rally past St. John’s 77-74 on Monday night at Madison Square Garden.
Sean McDermott scored 14 points to lead No. 19 Butler to a 66-61 victory over Xavier on Wednesday night.
Tyrique Jones scored 14 points and hauled in 18 rebounds and Xavier took control of a tight game down the stretch to pull out a 64-58 Big East Conference win over the Providence on Saturday night.
KyKy Tandy scored 14 points, Paul Scruggs added 13 and Xavier beat DePaul 67-59 on Tuesday night.
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