|Postseason NIT - Recap - Xavier Defeats Toledo 78-64|
Xavier got a 20-point performance from Naji Marshall, who added 21 rebounds as Xavier ran past Toledo 78-64 on Wednesday at Cintas Center.
Bettors who backed Xavier were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -5.5 at sportsbooks.
Xavier got 14 points from Tyrique Jones and another 11 points from Quentin Goodin. Naji Marshall contributed 6 assists, while Naji Marshall cleaned the glass with 21 rebounds.
Toledo got 23 points from Jaelan Sanford in a losing cause and another 18 points from Chris Darrington. Chris Darrington contributed 4 assists for them, while Luke Knapke had 7 rebounds.
Xavier was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Xavier won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-29.