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Xavier not backing down

Posted By Mike Petraglia On March 26, 2009 @ 8:01 pm In General | 1 Comment

The Pittsburgh Panthers [1] had the reputation as the toughest of the tough this year. The most physical team in the Big East is accustomed to manhandling teams, beginning with DeJuan Blair [2] in the post.

But the Xavier Musketeers are not intimidated in the least in this Sweet 16 [3] matchup. They have Derrick Brown and C.J. Anderson bodying Blair every time he gets the ball. Every Pittsburgh shot is being contested.

Meanwhile, the Muskies are doing a good job of perimeter passing, opening lanes for and Brown and Anderson each have thunderous dunks.

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