Baylor Vs. Xavier: Bears Lead 36-29 At The Half

The Baylor Bears used an effective touch from the floor and an advantage in steals to jump out to a 36-29 halftime lead over the Xavier Musketeers in the Sweet 16 round of the 2012 NCAA Tournament on Friday night.

Quincy Acy leads the Bears with eight points and six rebounds. Pierre Jackson has eight points and five assists in the game so far. Between the two of them, they have made seven of nine field goal attempts, including two three-point shots for Jackson. They lead a Bears team shooting 53 percent from the field.

Kenny Frease leads the Musketeers with 12 points. Xavier is shooting 40.7 percent from the field. Mark Lyons has yet to sink a field goal in five attempts, getting his three points solely from free throws.

Check out Banners On The Parkway if you want to know more about the Xavier Musketeers, and head to Our Daily Bears for more on Baylor.

For more on the 2012 NCAA Tournament bracket, stay with SB Nation's Selection Sunday StoryStream, and stick around SB Nation's NCAA Tournament hub for a complete printable NCAA Tournament bracket and tons of analysis on who was snubbed, who got the best bracket, and who will make it all the way to New Orleans and the Final Four.

Check out the SB Nation Channel on YouTube

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Cleveland

You must be a member of SB Nation Cleveland to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Cleveland. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Cleveland

You must be a member of SB Nation Cleveland to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Cleveland. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.