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Doug McDermott certainly had both a college career and year to remember. Though his Creighton Blue Jays lost in the 3rd round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday night to Baylor, McDermott capped off an incredible career with 3150 points, putting him at 5th on the NCAA’s all-time points list behind only Pistol Pete Maravich, Freeman Williams, Lionel Simmons, and Alphonso Ford. He was only 15 points behind Ford and likely would’ve caught him had Creighton made it to the Sweet 16.
Farewell Dougie, we’ll miss you dearly. Can’t wait to see what’s in store for you in the NBA.
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The NCAA Tournament is full of ‘ups and downs’. On Sunday, Creighton experienced their ‘lowest of lows’ when the Bluejays suffered a huge defeat against Baylor with the score of 85-55. The loss would pull Creighton out of ‘March Madness’.
Creighton’s senior forward and leader Doug McDermott was limited to only 15 points, 2 rebounds and 1 assist. All through the season...
The Baylor Bears absolutely manhandled the #3 seeded Creighton Blue Jays 85-55. They celebrated by ruffling up Craig Sager’s hair during their post game interviews.
Doug McDermott’s storied career came to an early end in the tournament as Creighton was expected to make it to at least the Sweet Sixteen. McDermott finished his career with 3,150 points, that’s good enough to land...
On Tuesday, Doug McDermott got to meet RJ Mitte, aka Walter Jr. (or Flynn) from "Breaking Bad," who was speaking on campus at Creighton.
Baylor crushed Doug McDermott and Creighton on Sunday night, 85-55. and thus the Bears were in high spirits after the win. During an interview that Craig Sager was supposed to be conducting with Baylor coach Scott Drew after the game, the entire team crowded around, messing with Sager’s hair and playing around with Isaiah Austin’s ears. Specifically, Rico Gathers was going nuts...
At the two and a half minute mark in the second half of the Creighton game, Doug McDermott exited along with Jahenns Manigat. Coach Greg McDermott and his son hugged and shed a tear before the senior took his place on the bench, an emotional end to a great career for Doug McDermott, who was […]
March Madness is arguably the most exciting sporting event constantly living up to the hype year after year. Unfortunately, only one team’s season will end with a victory. For the other 63 teams that enter the tournament, their season will end with a loss. For the seniors that loss means an end to their college basketball careers.
On Sunday, Baylor wiped the floor with Creighton...
The Chicago Bulls can draft somewhere between 10-20 in the upcoming 2014 NBA Draft, and one of the most prolific scorers in college basketball history in Doug McDermott should be available to the Bulls.
Doug McDermott just finished up his four-year career at Creighton playing under is father who is the head coach at Creighton. McDermott is one of the rare four-year star players...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) For Doug McDermott and Creighton, the last two years at the NCAA tournament left them bitter after third-round losses robbed them of a chance to go farther than any Bluejays team before them.
The Chicago Bulls have drafted very well late in the first round in recent years.
Jimmy Butler and Taj Gibson have become excellent players and this year’s rookie, Tony Snell, has shown signs of being a contributor.
The Bulls will hope to find another gem (or two) in this year’s draft.
Joe Cowley of The Chicago Sun Times believes Creighton Blue Jays’ forward Doug McDermott...
SAN ANTONIO, Tex. - ASAP Quotes presents the full transcript from Creighton's Saturday press conference, featuring head coach Greg McDermott and athletes Doug McDermott, Ethan Wragge, Jahenns Manigat, and Grant Gibbs...
In front of a hopefully partisan Baylor crowd, the 6th seed Baylor Bears take on the 3rd seed Creighton Bluejays and National Player of the Year Doug McDermott.
The Baylor Bears completed their transformation from all-but-done to Anaheim-bound on Sunday in an 85-55 victory in which they crushed No. 3 seed Creighton from the tip.
The Bears, on the NCAA Tournament bubble not long ago, advanced to the Sweet 16 for the third time in five seasons. No. 2 seed Wisconsin awaits Thursday in California in a West region semifinal. But before Baylor...
Isaiah Austin and Brady Heslip each scored 17 points and Baylor shut down Creighton's Doug McDermott with suffocating defense, ending the career of the one of the most prolific scorers in college history with an 85-55 win Sunday night in the NCAA tournament West Regional.
Just a quick recap of what I saw in my Sportz Room -- filled with TVs that I can watch all four games going on at the same time.GAME OF THE DAY: Kentucky vs Wichita State. The Iowa State-North Carolina game was a close second due to a last second shot and a controversial ending, but this game had two teams playing at a high level trading punches. It had big shots, big defensive...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) Isaiah Austin and Brady Heslip each scored 17 points and Baylor shut down Creighton's Doug McDermott with suffocating defense, ending the career of the one of the most prolific scorers in college history with an 85-55 win Sunday night in the NCAA tournament West Regional.