Xavier vs Tennessee Final: 67-63 - Recap
Xavier got 18 points from Semaj Christon as they ran past Tennessee 67-63 on Tuesday at Cintas Center.
Xavier was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite.
Xavier got 13 points from Myles Davis and another 12 points from Matt Stainbrook. Brandon Randolph contributed 4 assists, while Matt Stainbrook cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Tennessee got 23 points from Jordan McRae in a losing cause and another 13 points from Josh Richardson. Jordan McRae contributed 5 assists for them, while Jeronne Maymon had 10 rebounds.
Xavier hit the break leading 27-20 before taking care of business in the second half.
Xavier had a 40-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.