North Texas vs Creighton Recap - Creighton Wins 71-51

North Texas vs Creighton Recap - Creighton Wins 71-51

The battle between Creighton and North Texas didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as North Texas was handed a 71-51 defeat on Friday at CenturyLink Center.

Creighton was the ATS victor, as they covered the 10.5-point spread as a favorite.

Doug McDermott had 21 points for Creighton and Austin Chatman chipped in with 11 points. Grant Gibbs had 4 assists for them, while Doug McDermott was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.

North Texas got 18 points from Tony Mitchell in a losing cause and another 9 points from Jordan Williams. Chris Jones contributed 3 assists for them, while Tony Mitchell had 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Creighton were victorious, as the score was 39-25 at the break.

Creighton won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-38.