Xavier Defeats Butler 62-47 - Recap
Jeff Robinson scored 17 points leading Xavier to a 62-47 victory over Butler at Cintas Center on Tuesday.
Xavier was an underdog by 4.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Xavier got 15 points from Travis Taylor and another 10 points from Justin Martin. Semaj Christon contributed 8 assists, while Travis Taylor cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Butler got 11 points from Kellen Dunham in a losing cause and another 9 points from Andrew Smith. Rotnei Clarke contributed 5 assists for them, while Roosevelt Jones had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Xavier were victorious, as the score was 36-29 at the break.
Butler won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-29.