Recap - Georgetown Defeats Rutgers 64-51
|Recap - Georgetown Defeats Rutgers 64-51|
Otto Porter Jr. went off for 28 points and added 8 rebounds leading Georgetown over Rutgers, 64-51, on Saturday at Verizon Center.
Georgetown won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 13.5-point spread.
Markel Starks had 9 points for Georgetown and D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera chipped in with 9 points. Otto Porter Jr. had 2 assists for them, while Otto Porter Jr. was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Rutgers got 11 points from Wally Judge in a losing cause and another 9 points from Myles Mack. Jerome Seagears contributed 5 assists for them, while Wally Judge had 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Georgetown were victorious, as the score was 29-28 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Georgetown as they grabbed 35 boards, while Rutgers only had 27.