Posted January 09, 2013 on AP on Fox
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 a season-high 16 3-pointers. ''We clearly ran into a buzz(equals)saw of a basketball team tonight,'' Drake coach Mark Phelps said. ''The fast start really put us on our heels and we could not obviously over the course of the game recover from that. They were hitting 3s at a great pace. They played extremely well on offense. Combine that with some very poor shooting on our end, some questionable shot selection, and that's how you have an outcome like you had tonight.'' Joey King scored 17 points and Jordan Clarke and Micah Mason had 11 apiece for Drake (6-9, 0-4 Misso...
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