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Baylor Vs. Xavier Final Score: Bears Hold Off Musketeers Comeback, Win 75-70

The No. 3 seed Baylor Bears have advanced to the Elite Eight by defeating the No. 10 seed Xavier Musketeers 75-70. Baylor looked to have this game wrapped up when the lead by 10 points with 2:04 left, but Xavier mounted a comeback to get within three points on a Tu Holloway three-pointer with 23 seconds left. Baylor's Brady Heslip then made a pair of free throws to go up five points with 17 seconds.

Baylor was led by Quincy Adams who scored 20 points and put up a barrage of monster dunks in the win.

Overall Baylor had three other players in double figures and shot 50 percent from the field while holding Xavier to 43 percent. Hollaway led Xavier in scoring with 22 points.

With the win Baylor will take on the winner between No. 1 seed Kentucky Wildcats or No. 4 seed Indiana Hoosiers.

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