Freemantle scores 29, No. 18 Xavier beats Villanova 88-80


              Villanova's Caleb Daniels, left, goes up for a shot against Xavier's Jack Nunge during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, in Villanova, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
            
              Villanova's Trey Patterson (3) goes up for a shot against Xavier's Adam Kunkel (5) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, in Villanova, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
            
              Villanova's Brandon Slater goes up for a dunk during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Xavier, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, in Villanova, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
            
              Xavier's Jerome Hunter (2) goes up for a shot against Villanova's Cam Whitmore (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, in Villanova, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
            
              Xavier's Adam Kunkel goes up for a shot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Villanova, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, in Villanova, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Freemantle scores 29, No. 18 Xavier beats Villanova 88-80