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Bracket projection: Xavier

Guard play is key for the Xavier Musketeers and bench scoring is in short supply

Updated: March 14, 2011, 11:17 PM ET
By Matt Martucci | Special to Insider
Note: ESPN's Joe Lunardi assigned a team of Bracketologists to put together Insider's Tournament Tips, offering historical analysis of the bracket and in-depth breakdowns on all 68 tournament teams to help you make smart picks.

Lunardi's Logic

The Musketeers did not answer the bell in their Atlantic 10 opener against Dayton, and it may be their short rotation is running out of gas. Tu Holloway is as good a player as there is in the tournament, but I like Marquette in a mini-upset.

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