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Austin Dillon gets narrow victory after dominating Xfinity Series race
Austin Dillon gets narrow victory after dominating Xfinity Series race

Contradictory as it seems, Austin Dillon dominated Saturday's race in NASCAR's second-tier Xfinity Series yet won the race by the skin of his teeth. Dillon was sailing along in his No. 33 Chevrolet — he led 183 of the 200 laps in the Boyd Gaming 300 — until the closing stages of the race. Ryan Blaney, whose crew had given his No. 22 Ford four fresh tires during a caution period with about 20 laps remaining, closed to Dillon's bumper with only two laps to go. Blaney then tried to find a way around Dillon for the lead, but Dillon kept throwing blocks to secure the win at the 1.5-mile Las Vegas Motor Speedway. At one point, Blaney nearly lost control of his...

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