Field Goal %
- CIN 42.2
- 45.2 CREI
Three Point %
- CIN 25.0
- 46.7 CREI
- CIN 9
- 16 CREI
- CIN 34
- 34 CREI
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Creighton defeated Cincinnati 67-63 Friday, despite attempting 22 fewer field goals. The Bluejays outscored the Bearcats by 18 points from the foul line. Doug McDermott made more free throws (11) than the entire Cincinnati team attempted (9). McDermott and Gregory Echenique each drew six fouls, which is one more than the 11 Cincinnati drew as a team.
Doug McDermott is the fifth player in Creighton history to score 25 or more points in an NCAA Tournament game.
The No.3 recruit opted not for Duke or Kentucky, but Texas. His arrival changes expectations for the Longhorns -- and coach Shaka Smart. In Year 3 at Texas, Smart has all the pieces to deliver.
UConn has added highly touted forward Isaiah Whaley to its recruiting class for the 2017-18 season.
Mohamed Bamba, ranked No. 3 in the ESPN 100, announced on The Players' Tribune on Thursday that he has chosen to attend Texas next season over Kentucky.