ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., March 13 (UPI) -- Josh Duncan led five players in double figures Thursday, carrying No. 12 Xavier into the Atlantic 10 Tournament semifinals with a 74-65 win over Dayton.
Xavier will take on Saint Joseph's in the semifinals Friday.
Stanley Burrell added 13 for the Musketeers, who improved to 27-5 and have a berth in the NCAA Tournament wrapped up no matter what happens the rest of the week.
Xavier broke open a close game with a 14-2 run midway through the second half. Dayton closed to within seven with 65 seconds remaining, but the Musketeers made eight of 10 free throws down the stretch to wrap it up.
Saint Joseph's reached the semifinals by defeating Richmond 61-47.