NCAA Milwaukee: Xavier-Minnesota by position

MarquetteHoops.com takes a look at the matchup, position-by-position.

Minnesota Golden Gophers Team/Advantage Xavier Musketeers
Lawrence Westbrook (6-0, 193, Sr.)
12.6 ppg, 2.6 rpg, 2.2 apg, 41% 3pt

G

Advantage:

Terrell Holloway (6-0, 185, So.)
11.8 ppg, 3.9 apg, 1.3 spg
Devoe Joseph (6-3, 179, So.)
9.6 ppg, 2.9 rpg, 3.0 apg, 40% 3pt

G

Advantage:

Jordan Crawford (6-4, 195, So.)
19.7 ppg, 4.8 rpg, 2.9 apg, 1.3 spg
Blake Hoffarber (6-4, 210, Jr.)
10.1 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 1.8 apg, 47% 3pt

G/F

Advantage:

Dante Jackson (6-5, 195, Jr.)
6.2 ppg, 3.3 rpg, 1.0 spg, 40% 3pt
Damian Johnson (6-7, 205, Sr.)
10.0 ppg, 4.3 rpg, 2.2 apg, 1.9 bpg

F

Advantage:

Jamel McLean (6-8, 235, Jr.)
8.8 ppg, 7.3 rpg, 54% FG
Ralph Sampson III (6-11, 241, So.)
8.3 ppg, 5.9 rpg, 1.9 apg, 1.6 bpg

F/C

Advantage:

Jason Love (6-9, 265, Sr.)
11.9 ppg, 8.6 rpg, 1.7 bpg, 57% FG

Bench Play
Paul Carter (6.3 ppg)

Colton Iverson (5.0 ppg)

Rodney Williams (4.4 ppg)

Al Nolan (6.7 ppg)

Bench

Advantage:

EVEN

Bench Play
Mark Lyons (8.4 ppg)

Brad Redford (5.5 ppg)

Kenny Frease (5.4 ppg)

Tubby Smith
15th NCAA Tournament appearance

Coach

Advantage:

Chris Mack
1st NCAA Tournament appearance

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