Recap - Creighton Defeats Long Beach State 78-61
|Recap - Creighton Defeats Long Beach State 78-61|
Creighton got 21 points from Doug McDermott en route to a 78-61 victory over Long Beach State on Tuesday at The Walter Pyramid.
Creighton was a 12-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Creighton got 15 points from Ethan Wragge and another 13 points from Will Artino. Austin Chatman contributed 4 assists, while Devin Brooks cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Long Beach State got a 13-point performance from A.J. Spencer, who was supported by 11 points from Mike Caffey. Branford Jones had 1 assists in a losing cause for Long Beach State, while David Samuels grabbed 6 rebounds.
Creighton led at halftime, 48-28.
The rebound battle favored Creighton as they grabbed 35 boards, while Long Beach State only had 32.