Georgetown vs Butler Recap - Georgetown Wins 70-67
|Georgetown vs Butler Recap - Georgetown Wins 70-67|
Georgetown grabbed a 70-67 win over Butler on Saturday, behind an 18-point effort from D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera at Hinkle Fieldhouse.
Georgetown was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog.
Markel Starks had 15 points for Georgetown and Aaron Bowen chipped in with 11 points. D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera had 5 assists for them, while Moses Ayegba was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Butler got 21 points from Kellen Dunham in a losing cause and another 18 points from Khyle Marshall. Kameron Woods contributed 4 assists for them, while Kameron Woods had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Georgetown were victorious, as the score was 34-29 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Georgetown as they grabbed 43 boards, while Butler only had 36.