Apr 17, 2014, 9:07 PM EDT
NCAA tournament participants Cincinnati, Creighton and North Carolina Central part of eight-team field in inaugural Emerald Coast Classic.
Apr 13, 2014, 4:31 PM EDT
Creighton’s landed itself a very good point guard on the transfer market, as Maurice Watson Jr. has verbally committed to the Big East school.
Apr 12, 2014, 10:22 AM EDT
Jay Bilas takes selfies with nearly everyone at the Wooden All-American Awards banquet.
Apr 4, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT
Yet another national Player of the Year award for Doug McDermott.
Apr 4, 2014, 11:38 AM EDT
Creighton’s Doug McDermott added another honor to his postseason awards haul Friday.
Mar 25, 2014, 2:32 PM EDT
Creighton’s season came to a disappointing end, but their head coaches locker room speech was perfect.
Mar 23, 2014, 11:25 PM EDT
Doug McDermott’s college career comes to an end, with the senior having scored 3,150 points during his four seasons at Creighton.
Mar 23, 2014, 10:23 PM EDT
No. 6 Baylor used impeccable execution on both ends of the floor to earn their third Sweet 16 trip in the last five seasons.
Mar 18, 2014, 12:55 PM EDT
There are six Cinderella teams that could be dancing through the tournament’s second weekend.
Mar 16, 2014, 2:57 AM EDT
Fourteen teams won automatic bids to the NCAA tournament on the final Saturday before the NCAA tournament.
Mar 16, 2014, 12:09 AM EDT
No. 14 Creighton had an uncharacteristically bad night from deep, and it contributed to them losing the Big East title game to Providence.
Mar 15, 2014, 11:15 PM EDT
Entering the week as a team squarely on the bubble, Providence removed any doubt by winning the Big East championship.
Mar 11, 2014, 1:16 PM EDT
Doug McDermott. Player of the Year. This shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone.
Mar 10, 2014, 2:59 PM EDT
Creighton and Villanova are the Big East’s two darlings, but which other teams are best positioned to separate themselves from the conference’s middle and earn a bid?
Mar 6, 2014, 1:51 PM EDT
“The lights are brighter, everyone’s out watching you,” he says of March, but he has yet to play in the second weekend. Perhaps this is the year Creighton gets it done.
Mar 4, 2014, 9:05 PM EDT
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Hoyas got the win they so desperately needed. Georgetown entered Tuesday night’s tilt with No. 13 Creighton snuggled up with the wrong side of the bubble’s cutline, but thanks to a hot-shooting first half and some clutch plays from D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera and Markel Starks in the final minutes, John Thompson III’s…
Mar 2, 2014, 8:08 PM EDT
Not only did No. 9 lose control of the Big East title race with their 75-69 defeat at Xavier on Saturday, the Bluejays also lost a member of their rotation to an injury. Redshirt freshman guard Isaiah Zierden went down in the first half of that game with a knee injury, and on Sunday evening…
Mar 1, 2014, 8:18 PM EDT
Semaj Christon scored 21 points and Justin Martin chipped in with 19 points and 16 boards as Xavier landed their biggest win of the season, knocking off No. 9 Creighton, 75-69, in the Cintas Center. It’s hard to overstate just how important this win is to the Musketeers. They entered the night with an RPI…
Feb 24, 2014, 9:12 AM EDT
Arguing over whether or not Wichita State deserves to be the No. 1 team in the country is a conversation that is going to overtake college hoops over the next couple of weeks. Here’s my take: Florida deserves to be the No. 1 team in the country this week, even with their struggles over the…
Feb 23, 2014, 7:55 PM EDT
At this point in the season the race for national Player of the Year has a clear frontrunner: Creighton senior forward Doug McDermott. One of the questions entering this season was how would McDermott and his teammates adjust to new surroundings, with Creighton making the move from the Missouri Valley Conference to the Big East.…
Feb 19, 2014, 11:26 PM EDT
Just three days removed from their emphatic home win over then-No. 6 Villanova, No. 11 Creighton encountered a different test in their game at Marquette. Unlike Villanova the Golden Eagles are one of the many teams across the country looking to fight their way into the NCAA tournament, and a win over the Bluejays would…
Feb 17, 2014, 10:16 AM EDT
When it’s late-February, you play in the ACC and you’re undefeated, you’re the No. 1 team in the country. That’s just the way that it works. But does that mean that Syracuse is the best team in the country? Well, that’s a different story. I hate using the term “luck” when it comes to sports.…
Feb 16, 2014, 11:35 PM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: Canisius 92, Siena 88 (3OT) Billy Baron scored 40 points (ten rebounds and five assists as well) in a winning effort, with this being the 17th time a player has scored 40 points or more in a game this season. But it wasn’t easy, as Rob Poole led scored 33 points…
Feb 16, 2014, 9:15 PM EDT
Styles make fights. And sometimes they make beatings. That’s about the best way to explain what happened to No. 6 Villanova on Sunday, as their attempts to defend Doug McDermott and No. 18 Creighton once again fell short of the mark. Creighton shot 64.2% from the field and 9-for-15 from beyond the arc in their…
Feb 14, 2014, 1:17 AM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: Missouri 86, Arkansas 85 Jabari Brown’s shot with 10.2 seconds remaining was the difference as the Tigers denied the Razorbacks a much-needed SEC road victory. Arkansas still has just one conference road win to its credit this season, and that came at Vanderbilt last week. As for the Tigers, Jordan Clarkson…
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