Scores

Final

Xavier 62

(17-13, 9-7 A 10)

Butler 67

(24-7, 11-5 A 10)

Coverage: CCSN

6:30 PM ET, March 9, 2013

Hinkle Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana

1 2 T
XAV 25 3762
BUT 26 4167

Top Performers

Xavier: S. Christon 20 Pts, 2 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl

Butler: K. Woods 15 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Blk

Butler 67, Xavier 62

Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS -- Rotnei Clarke scored 21 points and Kameron Woods scored 15 off the bench, helping Butler defeat Xavier 67-62 on Saturday night.

Clarke connected on three 3-pointers for Butler (24-7, 11-5 Atlantic 10), and converted 8 of 8 free-throw attempts.

Samaj Christon scored 20 points to lead Xavier (17-13, 9-10), and Isaiah Philmore scored 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds.

Woods' effort helped Xavier build a 36-13 scoring advantage off the bench.

Butler's largest lead of the game was 10 points, Xavier's was 4.

Clarke scored 17 of his points in the second half. Woods totaled 10 of his points after intermission.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
XAV
BUT
Points 62 67
FG Made-Attempted 22-53 (.415) 21-45 (.467)
3P Made-Attempted 4-10 (.400) 6-16 (.375)
FT Made-Attempted 14-16 (.875) 19-28 (.679)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
Largest Lead 4 10

2012-13 Season

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