Unbeaten Zags keep rolling with 83-65 rout of Creighton

Drew Timme scored 22 points and top-seeded Gonzaga did against Creighton what it’s done throughout this unblemished season, rolling past the fifth-seeded Bluejays with versatile offense and efficient defense to…

Zegarowski, Creighton beat Ohio 72-58 to reach NCAA Sweet 16

Marcus Zegarowski scored 20 points to help Creighton beat Ohio 72-58 on Monday in the NCAA Tournament, securing the program’s first trip to the round of 16 in 47 years.…

No. 5 Creighton beats 12th-seeded UCSB 63-62 with clutch FTs

Christian Bishop made both ends of a one-and-one with 16 seconds left to give fifth-seeded Creighton the lead, and the Bluejays hung on to beat 12th-seeded UC Santa Barbara 63-62…

No. 17 Creighton tops UConn 59-56 to reach Big East finals

The most accurate shooting team in the Big East was having a hard time buying a bucket. So Creighton relied on the other parts of its game to earn a…

McDermott, No. 17 Creighton rout Butler 87-56 in Big East

With coach Greg McDermott back on the bench after a one-game suspension, No. 17 Creighton cruised into the semifinals of the Big East Tournament with an 87-56 victory against Butler…

Creighton suspends coach Greg McDermott over ‘plantation’ remarks

Creighton University men’s basketball coach Greg McDermott was suspended Thursday after he urged his players to “stay on the plantation” during a locker-room speech following a loss Saturday.  His suspension…

Creighton coach McDermott apologizes for ‘plantation’ remark

Creighton coach Greg McDermott apologized Tuesday for urging his players to “stay on the plantation” in a postgame locker room talk following a loss over the weekend. In a statement posted…

No. 13 Creighton comes off layoff with 77-53 win over DePaul

Creighton coach Greg McDermott said he couldn’t help but feel a little apprehensive heading into his team’s game against DePaul on Wednesday night. That’s because it had been 10 days…

Mahoney scores 20, leads No. 11 Creighton past No. 23 UConn

Denzel Mahoney scored 20 points and 11th-ranked Creighton broke open a close game in the last 10 minutes to beat No. 23 Connecticut 74-66 Saturday. The Bluejays (11-4, 7-3 Big…

Watson scores 29 to lead Friars past No. 11 Creighton 74-70

Nate Watson let himself down with his performance the first time Providence played Creighton this season. The big man was better than ever Wednesday night, scoring a career-high 29 points…