Found December 02, 2011 on Xavier Hoops:
Hey at least he picked us to win! 3 p.m. (ESPNU) Purdue (7-1) at No. 11 Xavier (5-0) If you just looked at the box score, you'd think Xavier's Tu Holloway played a so-so game at Vanderbilt last week. He needed 20 shots to score 24 points. If you watched the game, however, you saw one of the signature performances of the young season, as Holloway scored 10 of those points in the extra session, including two huge three-pointers that decided the game. The Musketeers also got contributions from their two transfers, Andre Walker (14 rebounds) and Travis Taylor (11 points off the bench). As for Purdue, it's great to see Robbie Hummel playing so well, but I don't think the Boilermakers have enough firepower to win in Cintas Arena.

Xavier's Holloway saves the best for last

Tu Holloway is making the clich "saving best for last" appear absurd. A few days after the All-American senior guard rallied Xavier to an overtime win over Vanderbilt, Holloway overcame another sluggish first half to lead the Musketeers to a thrilling 66-63 come-from-behind win over Purdue. Holloway drained a trio of 3-point shots and two free throws during the final...
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