Field Goal %
- CIN 42.2
- 45.2 CREI
Three Point %
- CIN 25.0
- 46.7 CREI
- CIN 9
- 16 CREI
- CIN 34
- 34 CREI
- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19255
- 0th Half
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.
A grand jury declined to indict an escort and a former Louisville men's basketball staffer in a sex scandal that engulfed the program.
After some lean seasons, the men's basketball program at Missouri looks headed in the right direction with new coach Cuonzo Martin and star recruit Michael Porter Jr.
Kentucky will travel to West Virginia and Kansas will host Texas A&M in the Big 12/SEC Challenge.