Creighton Defeats Marquette 67-49 - Recap
Doug McDermott scored 19 points leading Creighton to a 67-49 victory over Marquette at CenturyLink Center on Tuesday.
Creighton won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as favorites.
Jahenns Manigat had 16 points for Creighton and Ethan Wragge chipped in with 12 points. Jahenns Manigat had 6 assists for them, while Doug McDermott was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Marquette got 10 points from Chris Otule in a losing cause and another 10 points from Jamil Wilson. Jamil Wilson contributed 2 assists for them, while Jamil Wilson had 8 rebounds.
Creighton hit the break leading 37-24 before taking care of business in the second half.
Creighton had a 38-36 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.