Kunkel hits winner a buzzer, Xavier tops Marquette 91-88


LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – DECEMBER 11: Head coach Steve Wojciechowski of the Marquette Golden Eagles looks on during the second half against the UCLA Bruins at UCLA Pauley Pavilion on December 11, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Katelyn Mulcahy/Getty Images)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Adam Kunkel made a 3-pointer as time expired to lead Xavier to a 91-88 win over Marquette.

Paul Scruggs had 29 points to lead the Musketeers and Kunkel added 22 points.

Dawson Garcia and Koby McEwen scored 20 points apiece for the Golden Eagles with 20 points.

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