Richmond Downs Xavier 73-71 - Match Report
Richmond earned a 73-71 victory over Xavier on Saturday, getting 16 points from Kendall Anthony at Robins Center.
Bettors who backed Richmond were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 3.5.
Alonzo Nelson-Ododa had 13 points for Richmond and Darien Brothers chipped in with 13 points. Greg Robbins had 7 assists for them, while Alonzo Nelson-Ododa was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Xavier got 24 points from Travis Taylor in a losing cause and another 15 points from Semaj Christon. Brad Redford contributed 3 assists for them, while Travis Taylor had 8 rebounds.
Richmond hit the break leading 35-34 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Xavier as they grabbed 27 boards, while Richmond only had 21.