Creighton Basketball has played its first two Big East matchups of the season and has dropped both of them. The Bluejays lost at Providence in their Big East opener of the season on New Year’s Eve and then lost again at Georgetown on Saturday. This was not how the Jays hoped they would start out their conference play.
Creighton typically does a pretty decent job of passing the...
Send to KindleCreighton’s 96-68 win over No. 4 Villanova (16-2, 5-1) Monday night including twenty-one 3-pointers – nine alone from 6-foot-7 senior sharpshooter, Ethan Wragge – has been well documented.
In fact, few will argument that the Bluejays’ shooting display against ‘Nova Monday will remain a talking point for some time.
“That was one of the more incredible things...
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By ERIC OLSON AP Sports Writer Creighton's Ethan Wragge got some words of wisdom from his dad before he put on one of the great shooting exhibitions of the college basketball season.
Two nights after he went 2 for 8 on 3-pointers in a loss at Providence, Wragge made seven straight in the first seven minutes of Monday's game against fourth-ranked Villanova...
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January 21, 2014
Last night, many college basketball fans were introduced to Ethan Wragge, the 6-foot-7 senior forward from Creighton. Wragge is arguably the nation’s best long-range shooter, and lit up Villanova for 27 points — all of his points coming from three-pointers. Not only is Wragge known for his ridiculous stroke (his threes are known as #Wraggebombs), but also for his lumberjack-style...
Ethan Wragge/gocreighton.comThe ingredients were there for Jay Wright and his team to make a statement that the Big East is their's to lose. The #4 Wildcats hoped to defeat a reeling Creighton team, who lost to Providence this past weekend and beat them in front of a national audience on Monday in Philadelphia.Well, no such luck for the Wildcats. The Blue Jays came into the Wells...
Doug McDermott scored 24 points, and Ethan Wragge made four 3-pointers in a row to break open the game in the second half to help Creighton beat Chicago State 90-58 on Sunday.
McDermott became the 64th player in NCAA history to score more than 2,500 career points, and he extended his streak of consecutive free throws made to a Creighton-record 39.
The Bluejays (10-2) made a season...
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December 29, 2013
Ethan Wragge scored 15 points in his first start since March 24, 2010, and Creighton defeated Long Beach State 78-61 on Tuesday night.
Creighton (6-2) had just dropped out of the Top 25 after consecutive losses to close out the Wooden Legacy tournament and the Bluejays responded with a dominating effort in the last game of an eight-day West Coast trip.
The Bluejays were 10 of 17...
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December 04, 2013