DePaul vs Creighton Wrap - Creighton Wins 78-66
|DePaul vs Creighton Wrap - Creighton Wins 78-66|
Creighton got a 32-point performance from Doug McDermott as Creighton handed DePaul a 78-66 defeat on Friday at CenturyLink Center.
Creighton did not, however, defeat DePaul against the spread, which closed at 19.5 at most sportsbooks.
Creighton got 11 points from Austin Chatman and another 9 points from Ethan Wragge. Grant Gibbs contributed 8 assists, while Doug McDermott cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
DePaul got 16 points from Brandon Young in a losing cause and another 11 points from Forrest Robinson. Billy Garrett Jr. contributed 5 assists for them, while Brandon Young had 7 rebounds.
Creighton hit the break leading 39-31 before taking care of business in the second half.
DePaul had a 41-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.