Freemantle and Carter Post Double-Doubles in OT Win Against EKU
Zach Freemantle and Jason Carter notched double-doubles on Monday night as Xavier held on to win 99-96 in overtime against Eastern Kentucky at Cintas Center. Freemantle finished with team-highs of 24 points and 13 rebounds while Carter recorded 20 points, a Xavier-career high for him, and 11 rebounds. Nate Jones and KyKy Tandy added 18 points apiece in the winning effort. With the win, Xavier improves to a perfect 4-0 on the season.
Xavier continues its slate of games on Wednesday as it plays host to Tennessee Tech (0-2). Game time is set for 7 p.m. at Cintas Center.