Creighton Bluejays

Baylor Bears vs. Creighton Bluejays

The Baylor Bears and the Creighton Blue Jays face off on Sunday with the winner going to the Sweet Sixteen in the NCAA Tournament, The Blue Jays are -3 point favorites over the Bears with an over/under point total set at 144. The Baylor Bears have been red hot and they remained that way on Friday in their first round game against Nebraska. Baylor jumped all over the Huskers and never let up in a game that was never close. Cory Jefferson was the Bears leading scorer with 16 points and six rebounds. Isaiah Austin had 13 points and seven rebounds, Brady Heslip had 12 points, and Rico Gathers had 11 points and six rebounds. Baylor shot 40.5 percent from the floor going 51.7 percent with their two point shots and just 15.4 percent from beyond the three-point arc. Baylor shot 79.2 percent from the free throw line. BU looks Read More

Creighton Bluejays vs. North Carolina Tar Heels

The North Carolina Tar Heels and the Creighton Bluejays battle it out on Sunday with a trip to the Sweet 16 going to the winner.  The Tar Heels are -8.5 point favorites over the Bluejays with an over/under point total set at 159. The North Carolina Tar Heels looked very much like a number one seed in their game on Friday against Vermont and Roy Williams knows his team will need to remain focused if they are going to advance to the second week of the Tournament. UNC led Vermont at the half by 12 and never let up outscoring the Catamounts by seven in the second half to win by 19. Tyler Zeller had 17 points and 15 rebounds, James McAdoo had 17 points and six rebounds, Harrison Barnes had 14 points and six rebounds, and Kendall Marshall had 11 points and 10 assists. As a team North Carolina Read More

Creighton Bluejays vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers

The Creighton Blue Jays look to stay unbeaten and nationally ranked as they host the Nebraska Cornhuskers on Sunday.  The Bluejays are -8.5 point favorites over the Cornhuskers with an over/under point total set at 140. The Creighton Blue Jays are 6-0 and Greg McDermott’s team is one of the more high powered scoring teams in the country. Creighton had been waltzing through the competition but last time out they were forced to squeak one out against San Diego State winning by two. Doug McDermott is averaging 23.7 points and 8.5 rebounds, Antoine Young is averaging 10.0 points and 4.7 assists, Jahenns Manigat is averaging 9.3 points, and Ethan Wragge is averaging 9.2 points. As a team Creighton is third in the nation in points per game with 88.8, first in assists at 22.3, and fifth in shooting percentage at 52.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 68.2 points while Read More