Butler vs Massachusetts Recap - Butler Wins 73-62
Rotnei Clarke scored 17 points leading Butler to a 73-62 victory over Massachusetts at Mullins Center on Thursday.
Butler won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as underdogs.
Butler got 17 points from Kameron Woods and another 14 points from Khyle Marshall. Roosevelt Jones contributed 8 assists, while Andrew Smith cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Massachusetts got 17 points from Terrell Vinson in a losing cause and another 12 points from Sampson Carter. Chaz Williams contributed 8 assists for them, while Sampson Carter had 4 rebounds.
Butler led at halftime, 30-22.
Butler won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-20.