Xavier vs Butler Final: 79-68 - Recap
|Xavier vs Butler Final: 79-68 - Recap|
Xavier got 20 points from Semaj Christon as they ran past Butler 79-68 on Saturday at Cintas Center.
Xavier was a favorite by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Xavier got 17 points from Matt Stainbrook and another 13 points from Justin Martin. Semaj Christon contributed 8 assists, while Matt Stainbrook cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Butler got 14 points from Khyle Marshall in a losing cause and another 11 points from Kellen Dunham. Kellen Dunham contributed 3 assists for them, while Kameron Woods had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Butler were victorious, as the score was 42-37 at the break.
Xavier had a 33-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.