2012 NCAA Bracket, Baylor Vs. Xavier Score Update: Bears Still In Control In Second Half

Friday night is already seeing plenty of action as the Sweet 16 continues in the 2012 NCAA Tournament. The No. 3 Baylor Bears are taking on the No. 10 Xavier Musketeers. The Musketeers got overwhelmed early in the game but are doing everything they can to prevent being eliminated. The Bears are still in control midway through the second half, leading 49-44 with about 10:00 left in regulation.

The Musketeers managed to get within four points of Baylor at about the 13:00 mark, but are looking more tense and desperate than their opponents. Both teams have seen strong performances, with Quincy Acy already posting a double-double for Baylor and Kenny Frease putting up 16 points for Xavier. The Musketeers have been awful from long distance, going 0-for-10 from beyond the three-point line.

For up-to-the-minute scores on all NCAA Tournament games, please check out SI.com's complete scoreboard.

For more on the 2012 NCAA Tournament bracket, stick around SB Nation's NCAA Tournament hub. There you'll find a complete printable NCAA Tournament bracket and tons of analysis on each game as the road to the Final Four continues.

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