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Knee injury ends another season for Creighton guard Zierden

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Creighton guard Isaiah Zierden has sustained a season-ending knee injury for the second straight year. The sophomore partially tore the medial collateral ligament and injured the patella tendon in his right knee Wednesday against Butler. An MRI on Friday confirmed the injury, which is similar to one he had last March. Creighton spokesman Rob Anderson said the injury...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Creighton Basketball: Close, but still not enough

Creighton continues spiraling down as conference play continues. However, the last few games the Bluejays have played haven’t been quite as bad. Three of the last four games have been lost by three points or less. If you are a Creighton fan I don’t know if victory being snatched away from your hand is better than losing by ten. They have come so close but cannot close a game...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Halftime Acts, Pink Out, Senior Day headline home conference action

National Halftime Acts, Pink Out, and Senior Day headline home conference action for the Creighton Bluejays. Numerous promotions are planned throughout the remainder of the season.
Via Creighton BlueJays - Official Site
20 days ago

Creighton Basketball: Are tough times ahead?

With only two games left until Big East play beings for Creighton basketball, the Bluejays will need to prepare to endure the hardest stretch of their schedule. The Jays currently stand at 8-4 and are going to have to prove the doubters wrong starting December 31 at Providence when they begin their Big East play. In their first twelve games of the season, the Creighton Bluejays...
Via isportsweb.com
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 23 Creighton tops Middle Tennessee 57-47

NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP) Austin Chatman and Isaiah Zierden each scored 10 points to help No. 23 Creighton beat Middle Tennessee 57-47 on Saturday and finish third in the inaugural Emerald Coast Classic. Creighton (6-1) bounced back from its first loss of the season. Mississippi defeated Creighton 75-68 Friday in the semifinal of the eight team tournament at Northwest Florida State College...
Via AP on Fox
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Creighton pulls away in second half to beat NC Central

OMAHA, Neb. -- Isaiah Zierden scored 20 points, including 8 of 9 from the line, to lead Creighton over NC Central 65-45 on Sunday. Zierden was 4 of 7 from the floor -- all 3-point attempts -- to go along with terrific foul shooting. Devin Brooks added 12 points and the Bluejays were 22 of 25 (88 percent) from the line as a team, which made up for shooting just 35 percent from the...
Via AP on Fox
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Creighton comes back from 18 down to upset No. 18 Oklahoma

  Zach Hanson caught Devin Brooks' air ball along the baseline and put it in the basket for the go-ahead points in the last minute, and Creighton came back from an 18-point deficit to upset No. 18 Oklahoma 65-63 on Wednesday night. The Bluejays (3-0) used a 24-4 run to get back in the game after a dismal first-half shooting performance. Austin Chatman hit a couple of free throws...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

The Toronto Blue Jays are Suing Creighton Bluejays Over Use of their Logo. Why Not Just Make a Trade?

It recently came to light that the Toronto Blue Jays were suing the Creighton Bluejays for “stealing” their logo.  And to be honest, it looks like they might truly have a case.  The birds look pretty similar.  The only difference between one team’s mascot and the other’s is that someone hit the “space bar” on their type writer [&hellip (Visited 1 times, 1 visits...
Via No Coast Bias
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Doug McDermott Creighton Highlights 2014

Posted to Runnin' With Da BullsDoug McDermott has come a long way since his freshman year at Creighton. He wasn’t always the scoring machine that you saw during his final seasons as a Blue Jay, when he piled up buckets so often that his nickname became “Dougie McBuckets.” People in Chicago have been clamouring for a legit scorer threat — well folks, you just landed the...
Via Sports Mockery
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Doug McDermott plays a game of horse against 99 competitors

Creighton University, forward Doug McDermott is slated to be drafted in the first round of the NBA Draft next week. McDermott has been known to be a top-notch scorer and had to a chance to display his shooting ability. McDermott played in a game of horse against 99 competitors sponsor by M&M’s. Before you judge how good is his competition (like I did) there is a reason why...
Via No Guts, No Glory
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Doug McDermott Hits Crazy Trick Shots While Playing HORSE Against Average Joes

Former Creighton standout Doug McDermott is waiting to hear his name called at the NBA Draft next week but in the meantime he’s helping to promote peanut M&M’s by playing games of HORSE against some regular Joes and Janes. M&M’s just released this ad featuring McDermott taking on 99 people in a game of Horse and in it McDermott hits a bunch of crazy trick shots that...
Via Next Impulse Sports
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: Pro Prospect Doug McDermott Take On 99 Challengers In A Game Of ‘HORSE’ For M&M’s Commercial

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Via Next Impulse Sports
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Doug McDermott plays H-O-R-S-E against 99 people

Doug McDermott is one of the greatest scorers in the history of college basketball. The 2013-14 season’s Naismith winner averaged 26.7 points a game for Creighton, leading the Blue Jays to a No. 3 seed in the NCAA Tournament.  Being such a great scorer, McDermott has to be an outstanding H-O-R-S-E player, right? Let’s see:  McDermott is currently projected to be taken by Sacramento...
Via College Spun
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Hornets Rumors: Charlotte high on Doug McDermott at No. 9

The Charlotte Hornets have the ninth pick in the upcoming NBA draft and are reportedly favoring forward Doug McDermott per Charlotte Observer reporter Rick Bonnell:Flickr commons"I think the Hornets might be high on Doug McDermott for the 9th pick. Nothing firm, but an indication."McDermott is one of the best shootong prospects in the draft as he shot 45 percent from the three point...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA Draft Prospect: Doug McDermott – Creighton

Doug McDermott McDermott may not be the best NBA Draft prospect, but many people would argue he is the player they most enjoy watching play.  Averaging 26.7 points per game and 7.0 rebounds, he is one of the best college basketball players out there.  Growing up as basketball coach’s son, he knows how to play the game right. His ability to score anywhere is often overshadowed...
Via TornBySports
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Creighton’s Doug McDermott Wins Wooden Award

Creighton senior forward Doug McDermott won the John R. Wooden Award on Friday, which is one of most prestigious player of the year honors handed out each season. Another #McTrophy: With the Wooden Award, McDermott has now received 11 different Player of the Year honors. #BIGEAST— BIG EAST MBB (@BIGEASTMBB) April 04, 2014 Duke freshman forward Jabari Parker and Louisville senior...
Via NESN.com
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Why It’s OK To Hate On “Jayskers”

It’s an argument I’ve had a million times: Is it ok to be a fan of BOTH the Nebraska Cornhuskers AND the Creighton Bluejays? Based on my years of experience trying to convince “Jayskers” otherwise, there is absolutely nothing you can say to sway these two-timing fans. This is America and they are adults, well [&hellip (Visited 4 times, 4 visits today) The post Why It’s...
Via No Coast Bias
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Creighton Postgame Locker Room Speech After Loss To Baylor (Video)

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...
Via Blog Surface
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Final Score: Baylor defeats Creighton 85-55

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 […]
Via Full Scale Sports
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Doug McDermott Ends College Career 5th All-Time in Points

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...
Via Diehardsport
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 March Madness: Creighton Vs. Louisiana-Lafayette – Game Time, TV Schedule, Predictions

Twitter/@Sports_Bloggers Louisiana-Lafayette was not a tournament team a few weeks ago, but after knocking off Sun Belt favorite Georgia State in the conference final, the Ragin’ Cajuns are dancing. Of course, they drew the nation’s best player Doug McDermott and the Creighton Bluejays, so the pumpkin carriage may not be around for long. The winner of this game faces the Baylor...
Via College Spun
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Doug McDermott's awesome tweet exchange with ESPN

Creighton standout Doug McDermott – aka Dougie McBuckets – has been one of the major talking points of college basketball this season. On Monday, ESPN’s official college basketball Twitter account sent out a tweet reminding us that it’s highly (and I mean HIGHLY) unlikely that McDermott will pass Pete Maravich as the NCAA’s all-time scoring leader this March. After ESPN’s...
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: The Awesomeness That is Creighton's Doug McDermott in One GIF

Creighton's Doug McDermott is a heck of a player. Whether or not his talents are going to translate to the next level remains to be seen, but there is no reason why we can't enjoy him for what he is now--a whole lot of fun to watch. Take last Thursday's performance against DePaul for example--35 points with 27 of them coming in the first half (new Big Ten Tourney record).Missed the...
Via FatManWriting
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Doug McDermott’s Monster First Half Gets The One .GIF Treatment

All credit here goes to the .GIF master Tim Burke who was able to put almost every single bucket that Doug McDermott made during the first half of Creighton’s win over Depaul in the Big East tournament. Burke captured nine out of the ten shots that Doug made on his way to a 27 point first half, which was a conference tournament record. Yay for technology. Article found on:...
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Can Xavier stop McDermott?

Doug McDermott leads the nation in scoring, and another dazzling shooting display could lead No. 14 Creighton to its first Big East title game. A day after a record-breaking performance at Madison Square Garden, McDermott goes for another impressive showing against third-seeded Xavier in the conference semifinals Friday night. McDermott is averaging 26.8 points on the season, but...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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