Recap - Xavier Defeats Morehead State 79-56
Xavier cruised to victory on Friday, running Morehead State out of the gym and running up a 79-56 score at Cintas Center.
Xavier was a 11.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Xavier got 20 points from Semaj Christon and another 11 points from Jalen Reynolds. Dee Davis contributed 9 assists, while Matt Stainbrook cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Morehead State got 12 points from Chad Posthumus in a losing cause and another 11 points from Luka Pajkovic. Kareem Storey contributed 2 assists for them, while Chad Posthumus had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Xavier were victorious, as the score was 38-23 at the break.