Xavier vs Creighton Final: 75-69 - Recap
|Xavier vs Creighton Final: 75-69 - Recap|
Xavier earned a 75-69 victory over Creighton on Saturday, getting 21 points from Semaj Christon at Cintas Center.
Xavier was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Xavier got 19 points from Justin Martin and another 15 points from Dee Davis. Dee Davis contributed 5 assists, while Justin Martin cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Creighton got 27 points from Doug McDermott in a losing cause and another 9 points from Grant Gibbs. Grant Gibbs contributed 4 assists for them, while Doug McDermott had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Xavier were victorious, as the score was 43-34 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Xavier as they grabbed 34 boards, while Creighton only had 32.