March Madness - Duke Downs Creighton 66-50 - Match Report
|March Madness - Duke Downs Creighton 66-50 - Match Report|
Duke earned a 66-50 victory over Creighton on Sunday, getting 21 points from Rasheed Sulaimon at Wells Fargo Center.
Bettors who backed Duke were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 6 at sportsbooks.
Seth Curry had 17 points for Duke and Mason Plumlee chipped in with 10 points. Quinn Cook had 6 assists for them, while Tyler Thornton was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Creighton got 21 points from Doug McDermott in a losing cause and another 9 points from Gregory Echenique. Grant Gibbs contributed 4 assists for them, while Doug McDermott had 9 rebounds.
Duke led at halftime, 29-23.
Duke won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-33.