Georgetown vs Colgate Final: 61-55 - Recap

Joshua Smith scored 14 points leading Georgetown to a 61-55 victory over Colgate at Verizon Center on Saturday.

Georgetown did not, however, defeat Colgate against the spread, which closed at 17 at most sportsbooks.

Georgetown got 12 points from Markel Starks and another 10 points from Nate Lubick. Markel Starks contributed 5 assists, while Mikael Hopkins cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Colgate got 21 points from Austin Tillotson in a losing cause and another 12 points from Murphy Burnatowski. Austin Tillotson contributed 4 assists for them, while Murphy Burnatowski had 10 rebounds.

Georgetown led at halftime, 21-15.

The rebound battle favored Georgetown as they grabbed 42 boards, while Colgate only had 33.