Old Spice Classic - Oklahoma State vs Butler Final: 69-67 - Recap
Marcus Smart scored 17 points leading Oklahoma State to a 69-67 victory over Butler at HP Field House on Friday.
Oklahoma State earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 12.5-point spread.
Oklahoma State got 15 points from Le'Bryan Nash and another 10 points from Kamari Murphy. Markel Brown contributed 3 assists, while Marcus Smart cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Butler got 15 points from Elijah Brown in a losing cause and another 12 points from Alex Barlow. Alex Barlow contributed 3 assists for them, while Kameron Woods had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma State were victorious, as the score was 44-30 at the break.
Oklahoma State had a 35-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.