East Regional Recap, Pt. 1

March 27th, 2009

by Aaron Kaplowitz
On Saturday, the battle for Pennsylvania will be settled in Boston. Following Pittsburgh’s 60-55 victory over Xavier and Villanova’s 77-54 manhandling of Duke, Penn’s pride is on the line when the two Big East powers meet for a chance to reach the Final Four.
In the opening game, Xavier took a 37-29 lead to the locker room, putting the Big East on notice.  The Musketeers beat the Panthers at their own game, grabbing 11 offensive rebounds and outscoring the favorites 16-10 [...Read More at Source]