CINCINNATI, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- C.J. Anderson led six Xavier players in double figures with 16 points Saturday and the 15th-ranked Musketeers posted a 75-62 win over La Salle.
Rodney Green scored 18 points and Jerrell Williams 16 for La Salle (8-12, 3-4), which has lost three of its last four games. Yves Mekongo Mbala had 13 points and 11 rebounds for the Explorers.
Neither team led by more than five points until Xavier scored seven straight points late in the first half and built a 37-30 halftime lead.