XAVIER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/XAVIER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) College basketball: No. 6 Villanova beats Xavier to win first Big East title in 32 years http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57644516-77/east-villanova-xavier-cincinnati.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57644516-77/east-villanova-xavier-cincinnati.html.csp">College basketball: No. 6 Villanova beats Xavier to win first Big East title in 32 years</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-06T22:16:52.955-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 10:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cincinnati • Darrun Hilliard scored 19 points and No. 6 Villanova clinched the outright Big East championship for the first time in 32 years by holding off Xavier 77-70 on Thursday night. JayVaughn Pinkston added 15 points — eight in the last 3:20 — James Bell finished with 12 and Ryan Arcidiacono chipped in with 11 as the Wildcats (27-3, 15-2 Big East) extended their school record for regular-season wins with their fifth straight and 11th in their last 12 games. The Wildcats went into the night...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57644516@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 22:16:52 MDT