Creighton vs UMKC Final: 96-70 - Recap
|Creighton vs UMKC Final: 96-70 - Recap|
Creighton cruised to victory on Monday, running UMKC out of the gym and running up a 96-70 score at CenturyLink Center.
Creighton got 37 points from Doug McDermott and another 12 points from Austin Chatman. Austin Chatman contributed 9 assists, while Devin Brooks cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
UMKC got a 15-point performance from Trinity Hall, who was supported by 12 points from Martez Harrison. Nelson Kirksey had 4 assists in a losing cause for UMKC, while Isaac Kreuer grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Creighton were victorious, as the score was 48-31 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Creighton as they grabbed 51 boards, while UMKC only had 35.