Creighton Defeats Akron 77-61 - Recap

Creighton Defeats Akron 77-61 - Recap

Doug McDermott went off for 30 points and added 6 rebounds leading Creighton to a 77-61 win over Akron on Sunday at CenturyLink Center.

Creighton was a favorite by 10.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Creighton got 10 points from Gregory Echenique and another 9 points from Jahenns Manigat. Grant Gibbs contributed 8 assists, while Gregory Echenique cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Akron got 14 points from Nick Harney in a losing cause and another 12 points from Zeke Marshall. Alex Abreu contributed 5 assists for them, while Nick Harney had 5 rebounds.

Creighton led at halftime, 43-31.

Creighton won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-30.