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J.P. Macura sends No. 11 Xavier past No. 19 Seton Hall 73-64

Xavier guard J.P. Macura was booed by the sellout crowd at Prudential Center before playing No. 19 Seton Hall, booed every time he touched the ball and cheered at almost every mistake.

Not only didn't it bother him, he got the final say.

Macura had a spectacular one-handed dunk on a late rebound to highlight a season-high 27 points, and No. 11 Xavier handed Seton Hall its first loss at home by rallying from a 10-point second-half deficit to beat the Pirates 73-64 on Saturday.

"In warmups I was paying attention (to the student section) a little bit because they were screaming at me but it didn't affect me during the game," said Macura, who finished 8 of 14...