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Big East Tournament - DePaul vs Providence Final: 70-62 - Recap

Javon Freeman-Liberty scored 21 points leading DePaul to a 70-62 victory over Providence at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday.

Bettors who backed DePaul were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +6.0 at sportsbooks.

DePaul got 21 points from Charlie Moore and another 8 points from Courvoisier McCauley. Charlie Moore contributed 3 assists, while Pauly Paulicap cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Providence got a 18-point performance from Nate Watson, who was supported by 17 points from Noah Horchler. David Duke had 4 assists in a losing cause for Providence, while Nate Watson grabbed 9 rebounds.

DePaul trailed at halftime, $HalfScore.

DePaul had a 40-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.