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.
- Weekly Roundup (03/24/2017) - March 24, 2017
- Leading Scorer Marcus Foster Will Return for Senior Season - March 22, 2017
- Morning After: Creighton’s Season Ends with a Resounding Thud As Rhode Island Wins 84-72 - March 18, 2017
- Pregame Primer, NCAA Tournament Edition: Creighton Battles Trendy Upset Pick Rhode Island in First Round - March 16, 2017
- Highlight Reel: Creighton Makes Run to Title Game in 2017 Big East Tournament - March 14, 2017
- Creighton Seeded Sixth in Midwest, Plays Rhode Island on Friday - March 12, 2017
- Morning After: Creighton Falls to Villanova in Big East Championship, 74-60 - March 12, 2017
- Morning After: Marcus Foster’s Caps Dramatic Night at MSG With Game-Winner, Creighton Moves on to Big East Championship - March 11, 2017
- Morning After: Creighton Turns Up Heat in Second Half, Storms Past Providence 70-58 - March 10, 2017
- Pregame Primer: Creighton vs Providence, 2017 Big East Quarterfinal - March 8, 2017