For the first time in school history, Gonzaga is headed to the Final Four in Phoenix after cruising to a 83-59 victory over #11 Xavier.
— Spark ⚡️ Sports (@SparkSports) March 26, 2017
Gonzaga had four players with double digit points. Leading the way with 23 points, was guard Nigel Williams-Goss. Johnathon Williams had 19, while Josh Perkins and Jordan Matthews each had 11.
For Xavier, J.P. Macura had 18 points and Trevon Bluiett finished with 10. As a team, Xavier shot 35.5% from the field compared to 47.5% for Gonzaga.
Gonzaga has shot a higher percentage from the field than their opponent in 20 consecutive games, a division 1 record. Gonzaga dominated the entire game.
Xavier University held a watch party in their student center upon the games conclusion; all the students who attended gave a standing ovation:
— Kelly Leon (@XUKellyLeon) March 26, 2017
Gonzaga will play the winner of #7 South Carolina vs #4 Florida, which will played tomorrow, tip off at 2:20 PM EST.