Baldwin scores 24 in Butler’s 71-66 win over Xavier
Paul Scruggs had 13 points for the Musketeers (16-14, 8-9), whose five-game winning streak ended with the loss. Tyrique Jones added 13 points and eight rebounds, while Zach Hankins had 12 points, nine rebounds and three blocks.
With Tuesday night’s win, the Bulldogs leveled the season series against the Musketeers, getting revenge after being defeated 70-69 by Xavier on Jan. 13. Both teams finish their respective regular seasons on Saturday, with Butler visiting Providence and Xavier hosting St. John’s.