Providence Defeats Villanova 69-66 - Recap
Bryce Cotton scored 24 points leading Providence to a 69-66 victory over Villanova at Dunkin Donuts Center on Saturday.
Providence was a favorite by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Vincent Council had 15 points for Providence and Kris Dunn chipped in with 13 points. Vincent Council had 5 assists for them, while Kris Dunn was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Villanova got a 20-point performance from JayVaughn Pinkston, who was supported by 14 points from Darrun Hilliard. Ryan Arcidiacono had 4 assists in a losing cause for Villanova, while Achraf Yacoubou grabbed 7 rebounds.
Providence trailed at halftime, 31-24.
Providence won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-35.