Georgetown vs DePaul Final: 61-54 - Recap
|Georgetown vs DePaul Final: 61-54 - Recap|
Georgetown got 21 points from Markel Starks as they ran past DePaul 61-54 on Tuesday at Verizon Center.
Bettors who backed Georgetown were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 13.
D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera had 12 points for Georgetown and Jabril Trawick chipped in with 8 points. Nate Lubick had 3 assists for them, while D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
DePaul got 17 points from Billy Garrett Jr. in a losing cause and another 13 points from Brandon Young. Billy Garrett Jr. contributed 3 assists for them, while Sandi Marcius had 6 rebounds.
Georgetown led at halftime, 29-25.
The rebound battle favored DePaul as they grabbed 39 boards, while Georgetown only had 33.