Florida International Falls 92-57 to Georgetown - Recap
|Florida International Falls 92-57 to Georgetown - Recap|
The battle between Georgetown and Florida International didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Florida International was handed a 92-57 defeat on Saturday at Verizon Center.
Bettors who backed Georgetown were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 17.5 at sportsbooks.
Markel Starks had 15 points for Georgetown and Nate Lubick chipped in with 15 points. D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera had 6 assists for them, while Nate Lubick was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Florida International got a 16-point performance from Dennis Mavin, who was supported by 15 points from Tymell Murphy. Cody Mann had 6 assists in a losing cause for Florida International, while Rakeem Buckles grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Georgetown were victorious, as the score was 50-14 at the break.
Georgetown won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-22.