Coming off back-to-back losses, Creighton is surely getting tired of watching its opponents celebrate on their own court.
The Bluejays have to like their chances of snapping that trend with a visit to Southern Illinois in store.
Looking to get back on track, No. 17 Creighton tries for a 10th consecutive victory over the woeful Salukis on Sunday night.
The Bluejays (17-3, 6-2 Missouri Valley) had won 11 straight by an average of 17.6 points before falling 67-64 at conference-leading Wichita State last Saturday. While that result didn't come as a total shock, Wednesday's 74-69 loss at Drake surely raised some eyebrows.
Creighton shot a season-worst 5 of 21 (23.8 percent) from 3-point range in losing to the Bulldogs, who entered with a 2-5 conference record.
"We're disappointed. We expect to win every game you play," said coach Greg McDermott, whose team is shooting a Division I-best 44.1 percent from beyond the arc. "We as a coaching staff need to do a better job of getting our t...