Butler Falls 67-48 Against Villanova - Game Recap
Villanova got 11 points from James Bell en route to a 67-48 victory over Butler on Wednesday at Villanova Pavilion.
Villanova won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 15-point spread as favorites.
Darrun Hilliard II had 11 points for Villanova and Ryan Arcidiacono chipped in with 9 points. Dylan Ennis had 4 assists for them, while Josh Hart was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Butler got 12 points from Kellen Dunham in a losing cause and another 10 points from Khyle Marshall. Alex Barlow contributed 3 assists for them, while Kellen Dunham had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Villanova were victorious, as the score was 34-20 at the break.
Villanova won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-35.