Recap - Georgetown Defeats Providence 74-65
|Recap - Georgetown Defeats Providence 74-65|
Georgetown got 20 points from Otto Porter Jr. as they ran past Providence 74-65 on Wednesday at Verizon Center.
Georgetown was a favorite by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Markel Starks had 16 points for Georgetown and Nate Lubick chipped in with 10 points. Markel Starks had 7 assists for them, while Otto Porter Jr. was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Providence got 21 points from Bryce Cotton in a losing cause and another 14 points from LaDontae Henton. Vincent Council contributed 9 assists for them, while Kadeem Batts had 11 rebounds.
Georgetown hit the break leading 38-19 before taking care of business in the second half.
Providence had a 39-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.