Jones leads Xavier past TCU 67-59 in Big East-Big 12 finale

TCU Houston 36-13 victory

Xavier dominated in defeating TCU 67-59 on Sunday. Tyrique Jones led the Musketeers with 18 points and 14 rebounds. The game ended the inaugural Big East-Big 12 Battle with the Big East winning eight of the 10 games. Jones scored eight of Xavier’s first 10 second-half points as the Musketeers built on an 11-point halftime lead by scoring the first eight points of the second half. TCU was led by Desmond Bane and Kevin Samuel with 14 points each.