CREIGHTON RUMORS & GOSSIP
Senior Day at Creighton is a huge one, as Doug McDermott plays in his last home game for the Bluejays. Creighton hosts a solid Providence team to close out its season, and one of the richest men in the world is in the building to see McDermott close out his legendary college career.
Warren Buffett, a native of Omaha, is at CenturyLink Center taking pictures before the game, including...
Creighton star Doug McDermott was one of 15 finalists announced Saturday for the Wooden Award.
An un-expected road trip for a neutral site matchup is in store for the Arkansas State Red Wolves this weekend as they play “host” to the Creighton Bluejays at Team USA Field in Millington, Ten. Red Wolves fans can thank Winter Storm Titan for the time and venue changes with Red Wolves baseball this weekend.
D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera had 18 points and a career-high 12 rebounds Tuesday night, and Georgetown frustrated Doug McDermott until late in the game, holding off a rally led by the nation's leading scorer in a 75-63 win over No. 13 Creighton.
While maximizing wins next season shouldn't be the main priority when looking for a new BC coach, it will be a consideration. If there is one guy who could smoothly transition to Donahue's roster it would be Greg McDermott. If anything McDermott would probably have our team shooting even more 3s and pushing tempo that much more. McDermott's success appeals on many levels...
Isaiah Zierden has seen his minutes fluctuate throughout the season, but the Creighton freshman was making a bigger contribution lately. Unfortunately, Zierden's increased role has hit a potential bump in the road.
The 6-foot-2 guard left Saturday's game against Xavier with an injury, and his status going forward is unclear.
Creighton released a statement on Sunday evening...
The first-place Creighton Men's Basketball has earned its highest ranking in school history, coming in at No. 9 in this week's Associated Press poll. The Bluejays are also 10th in the USA Today Coaches poll and seventh in this week's RPI released by the NCAA.
Off to a 23-4 start and a 13-2 league record during its inaugural BIG EAST campaign, Creighton has won eight...
Doug McDermott had 29 points to become one of the top-10 scorers in college basketball history, and No. 11 Creighton survived shaky free throw shooting at the end to post a hard-earned 72-71 victory over Seton Hall on Sunday.
Doug McDermott left the Bradley Center on Wednesday night having provided more evidence as to why he is the leading, and perhaps only, candidate for college basketball's player of the year award.
But he was more thrilled that Creighton showed it intends to fight for a Big East championship until the final bell with a hard-earned 85-70 victory over Marquette before an announced...
Doug McDermott scored 17 of his 25 points in the second half and Ethan Wragge added 22 as No. 11 Creighton beat Marquette 85-70 on Wednesday night in a foul-plagued Big East game.
The state of Nebraska is basking in basketball glory.
The Creighton Bluejays (21-4, 11-2) lead the Big East, they're in line for their highest NCAA tournament seed, and Doug McDermott is the nation's leading scorer and a candidate for national player of the year.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers (14-10, 6-6) upset then-No. 9 Michigan State on the road Sunday for their fifth win...
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If not for a closed scrimmage against Colorado, Doug McDermott may have never built a story into a saga in Omaha.
If all had gone to plan, McDermott would be a junior right now and just another really fine player amid a really fine college basketball season. Instead, he's a senior on the verge of the historic; is the out-of-control favorite to sweep player-of-the-year awards...
The first half of their first Big East season has left an impression on the Creighton Bluejays.
Not to mention some bumps and bruises.
“It's a tough league,” forward Ethan Wragge said. “The players are strong and physical, but we've figured out what we can do and what we can't do against this league.
“I think we know what to expect out of ourselves.”
Doug McDermott will be the player of the year in college basketball and it won’t even be that close. McDermott’s skills were again on display in Creighton’s late win over St. Johns.
With the game tied at 60, and a couple seconds left everyone in the gym, knew who was going to take the shot. Still McDermott rose up and nailed a three pointer to give the Blue Jays the win.
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Creighton got a major scare from St. John’s at home, but in the end college basketball’s most prolific scorer came up with the big play.
Red Storm point guard Rysheed Jordan hit two free throws to tie the game at 60 with only 11 seconds left in regulation. Creighton moved the ball up the floor and swung it around before finding Doug McDermott, who had just enough space to bury...