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.