Bowling Green Falls 85-73 to Xavier - Recap

Bowling Green Falls 85-73 to Xavier - Recap

Semaj Christon scored 22 points leading Xavier to an 85-73 victory over Bowling Green at Cintas Center on Saturday.

Xavier did not, however, defeat Bowling Green against the spread, which closed at 15 at most sportsbooks.

Xavier got 15 points from Isaiah Philmore and another 15 points from James Farr. Dee Davis contributed 8 assists, while James Farr cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Bowling Green got 26 points from Richaun Holmes in a losing cause and another 13 points from Jehvon Clarke. Jehvon Clarke contributed 5 assists for them, while Richaun Holmes had 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Bowling Green were victorious, as the score was 33-29 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Bowling Green as they grabbed 37 boards, while Xavier only had 36.