Xavier vs George Washington Final: 71-56 - Recap
|Xavier vs George Washington Final: 71-56 - Recap|
Xavier got 21 points from Brad Redford as they ran past George Washington 71-56 on Saturday at Cintas Center.
Bettors who backed Xavier were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5.5 at sportsbooks.
Xavier got 21 points from Semaj Christon and another 14 points from Jeff Robinson. Semaj Christon contributed 7 assists, while Travis Taylor cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
George Washington got 12 points from Lasan Kromah in a losing cause and another 9 points from Patricio Garino. Joe McDonald contributed 4 assists for them, while Isaiah Armwood had 6 rebounds.
Xavier hit the break leading 35-20 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Xavier as they grabbed 33 boards, while George Washington only had 28.