Recap - Xavier Defeats Georgetown 80-67
|Recap - Xavier Defeats Georgetown 80-67|
Xavier got 18 points from Semaj Christon as they ran past Georgetown 80-67 on Wednesday at Cintas Center.
Xavier won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites.
Dee Davis had 17 points for Xavier and Isaiah Philmore chipped in with 14 points. Dee Davis had 7 assists for them, while Matt Stainbrook was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Georgetown got 19 points from Markel Starks in a losing cause and another 18 points from D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera. Markel Starks contributed 7 assists for them, while Markel Starks had 5 rebounds.
Xavier hit the break trailing 42-29 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Xavier as they grabbed 36 boards, while Georgetown only had 25.