Baylor men hold off Xavier, advance to Elite Eight

Baylor's Quincy Acy (4) dunks the ball as Xavier's Dezmine Wells, right, and Xavier's Andre Walker look on during the second half of an NCAA tournament South Regional semifinal college basketball game Friday, March 23, 2012, in Atlanta.

By CHARLES ODUM 03/23/12 10:12 PM ET ATLANTA — Baylor's Quincy Acy scored the first basket of the game and the Bears were off and running. The 6-foot-7 senior had a double-double and the Bears never trailed as they advanced to their second regional

By Andy Katz Overview: If you had turned off the television or left the Georgia Dome five minutes into the game, you would have thought Baylor should just cut down the nets in New Orleans. The Bears had one of the more impressive starts in the NCAA

ATLANTA — Baylor's Quincy Acy scored the first basket of the game and the Bears were off and running. The 6-foot-7 senior had a double-double and the Bears never trailed as they advanced to their second regional final in

After three and a half rounds without anything breathtaking, the payoff finally came tonight when Baylor's Quincy Acy slammed home this inbound pass and helped hold off a surging Xavier team that was down big early to the