(Eds: Updates.) By ERIC OLSON AP Sports Writer Doug McDermott is Creighton's main attraction, yet it's the player who isn't even a starter who is often the difference between the Bluejays winning and losing.
When 3-point specialist Ethan Wragge is on, they're almost unbeatable. When he's not, well, they aren't.
Creighton's plan against Cincinnati (22-11) in the NCAA Midwest Regional in Philadelphia on Friday will be the same as in any other game. The Bluejays (27-7) want to get McDermott and center Gregory Echenique established inside first, which will allow the 6-foot-7 Wragge to do what he does best behind the 3-point line.
''He's a big difference-maker out there and a nightmare matchup for the opposing teams, especially if Cincinnati is going to pressure us a lot,'' McDermott said. ''I think he can get some open shots off the press or moving the ball around.''
Wragge is one of the nation's most prolific 3-point shooters, hitting 43.5 percent of his attempts with his distinct ...