(Cincinnati, OH) - Semaj Christon hit 13 free throws on the way to 19 points, as Xavier rallied past Evansville 63-60.
The Musketeers won despite shooting just 36 percent for the game.
D.J. Balentine led the Purple Aces with 15 points.
The two former rivals met for the first time since 1994.
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