Xavier 26 26 52
Gtown 42 32 74
Date of game: 2/22/2014

Recap: Georgetown vs. Xavier

Washington, D.C. (SportsNetwork.com) - Markel Starks poured in 22 points as the Georgetown Hoyas coasted to a 74-52 victory over the Xavier Musketeers in a Big East Conference tilt at the Verizon Center.

Jabril Trawick added 13 points for the Hoyas (16-11, 7-8 Big East) as they snapped a two-game losing streak. Nate Lubick tallied nine points and seven rebounds in the win.

Semaj Christon paced Xavier (18-9, 8-6) with 18 points on 5-of-5 shooting from the floor. Justin Martin contributed 13 points, while Matt Stainbrook scored 12 points.

Georgetown took a 42-26 lead into the intermission after it connected on 56 percent of its field goal attempts and converted 10-of-11 shots at the charity stripe in the opening period. The Musketeers attempted 47.6 percent of its shots from the floor and attempted five less field goals than the host in the first half.

Xavier was limited to 35.3 percent efficiency from the floor including a 1- of-5 clip from 3-point range after the break. The Hoyas sank 47.8 percent of their field goal tries in the second stanza to extend their advantage.

Georgetown tallied 20 points off of the Musketeers' 11 turnovers and finished with a 26-21 advantage in total rebounds.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Kahne gets three-year extension from Hendrick

Kasey Kahne will continue to drive for Hendrick Motorsports through the 2018 Sprint Cup season, signing a three-year contract extension on Thursday.

D-backs reportedly land Tomas

The Arizona Diamondbacks have reportedly come to terms with Cuban power-hitting outfielder Yasmany Tomas on a six-year, $68.5 million contract.

NHL suspends Garbutt, Lowry for separate incidents

The National Hockey League handed down a pair of suspensions on Thanksgiving, one to a member of an American-based club and one to a member of a Canadian franchise.

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.