Recap - Creighton Defeats Seton Hall 79-66
|Recap - Creighton Defeats Seton Hall 79-66|
Creighton got a 30-point performance from Doug McDermott as Creighton handed Seton Hall a 79-66 defeat on Saturday at Prudential Center.
Creighton won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as favorites.
Creighton got 14 points from Jahenns Manigat and another 12 points from Grant Gibbs. Grant Gibbs contributed 5 assists, while Doug McDermott cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Seton Hall got 17 points from Sterling Gibbs in a losing cause and another 12 points from Brian Oliver. Jaren Sina contributed 2 assists for them, while Brian Oliver had 5 rebounds.
Creighton hit the break leading 45-33 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Creighton as they grabbed 38 boards, while Seton Hall only had 27.