Gwash 20 36 56
Xavier 35 36 71
Date of game: 1/12/2013

Recap: Xavier vs. George Washington

Cincinnati, OH (Sports Network) - Semaj Christon and Brad Redford both scored 21 points as the Xavier Musketeers posted a 71-56 win over the George Washington Colonials in at Atlantic 10 Conference action at the Cintas Center.

Christon added seven assists while Redford converted all but one of his eight 3-point tries for the Musketeers (9-6, 2-0 A-10) as they won their second straight game. Jeff Robinson added 14 points and Travis Taylor checked in with 11 rebounds, six points and six assists for the hosts.

The Colonials (7-8, 1-1) were paced by Lasan Kromah with 12 points off the bench as the team bowed for the second time in three games.

George Washington fell behind immediately, shooting only 33.3 percent from the floor as it trailed 35-20 at the break. The Musketeers made good on 59.3 percent from the field in the period, including 3-of-4 behind the 3-point line.

In the second half Xavier again shot the ball well from the floor, converting at a 54.5 percent clip, not to mention another 5-of-6 on the perimeter, as the team cruised to the 15-point victory.

The hosts finished the day shooting an impressive 57.1 percent from the floor.

Game Notes

Alabama A&M beats rival in Magic City Classic

An FCS season-high crowd of 67,710 watched at Legion Field as Alabama A&M defeated Southwestern Athletic Conference rival Alabama State, 37-36, in the 73rd Magic City Classic on Saturday.

NASCAR News
McMurray tops Logano for Martinsville pole

Jamie McMurray claimed the pole for the Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 -- the first race in the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship -- by beating Joey Logano in Friday's qualifying at Martinsville Speedway.

Dolphins reinstate Jordan from suspension

The Miami Dolphins have reinstated 2013 first- round pick Dion Jordan to the active roster after the defensive end completed a six-game season-opening suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.

Cavs exercise option on Waiters' contract

The Cleveland Cavaliers announced Saturday that the club has exercised the fourth-year option on the contract of guard Dion Waiters.

Stastny placed on injured reserve

The St. Louis Blues placed center Paul Stastny on injured reserve Friday and recalled forward Dmitrij Jaskin from Chicago of the American Hockey League.

Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.