Posted January 08, 2013 on AP on Fox
Ethan Wragge and his Creighton teammates followed their game plan to perfection against struggling Drake. ''We wanted to jump on them right away and not give them any reason to stick around,'' he said. Wragge matched career highs with 22 points and six 3-pointers and the 13th-ranked Bluejays got off to a blistering start on their way to a 91-61 victory Tuesday night. Creighton has won 71 straight games against opponents .500 or worse, and that streak was never in jeopardy. The Bluejays, who made a season-high 16 3-pointers, led by 30 points in the first half and by 35 late in the second. ''Sometimes you have nights like this,'' Creighton coach Greg McDermott said. ''We shot the daylights out of the basketball to start the game in particular. We took a team that had been struggling some and threw the first punch. That was our goal coming into the game.'' Doug McDermott scored 16 points, Jahenns Manigat had 13 and Grant Gibbs 10 fo...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Wragge's 22 leads No. 13 Creighton to win over Drake

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Ethan Wragge matched career highs with 22 points and six 3-pointers and No. 13 Creighton got off to a blistering start on its way to a 91-61 victory over Drake on Tuesday night. Doug McDermott added 16 points, Jahenns Manigat had 13 and Grant Gibbs 10 for the Bluejays (15-1, 4-0 Missouri Valley Conference), who won their ninth straight game. Creighton has won...

Struggling Drake loses 91-61 to No. 13 Creighton

Once Creighton got started, Drake couldn't stop the Bluejays. Ethan Wragge matched career highs with 22 points and six 3-pointers and No. 13 Creighton used a blistering start to beat the struggling Bulldogs 91-61 on Tuesday night. Creighton's first 19 possessions produced 39 points. The Bluejays led by 30 points in the first half, by 35 late in the second and finished with...
College Basketball News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.