Highlight Reel: Butler and Villanova
Creighton got a big lift from Doug McDermott in back-to-back games this week. On Thursday, they withstood a furious rally by Butler to win thanks to McDermott’s three-pointer with 45 seconds left…and some tremendous defense in the final minute. Here’s links to WBR’s postgame coverage, followed by a package of highlights from the victory.
Then on Sunday, Creighton hosted #6 Villanova and treated a standing-room-only crowd to a great game. McDermott scored 39 points, the bench matched his output, and the Jays beat the Wildcats 101-80. Again, here’s WBR’s postgame coverage, following by highlights of the win.
- Highlight Reel: Creighton Takes Down #20 Northwestern 92-88 - November 17, 2017
- Morning After: Creighton Wins Thriller at #20 Northwestern Thanks to Another Huge Night from Khyri Thomas - November 16, 2017
- Pregame Primer: Creighton Visits #20 Northwestern for First Real Test of Young Season - November 15, 2017
- Highlight Reel: Creighton Goes 2-0 On Opening Weekend with Wins over Yale and Alcorn State - November 14, 2017
- Morning After: After Sluggish, Sloppy First Half, Creighton Steamrolls Alcorn State in Second Half - November 13, 2017
- Pregame Primer: Creighton Continues Opening Weekend with Sunday Night Tilt vs Alcorn State - November 12, 2017
- Morning After: Creighton Impresses in Opening Night Win over Yale, 92-76 - November 11, 2017
- Pregame Primer: Creighton Opens 2017-18 Season Against Yale - November 9, 2017
- Morning After: Creighton Gets Tough Test from UNC-Pembroke, Pulls Away For 93-70 Exhibition Win - November 4, 2017
- Pregame Primer: Creighton Wraps Up Exhibition Slate Against UNC Pembroke - November 2, 2017