Butler Falls 88-60 Against Creighton - Game Recap
The battle between Creighton and Butler didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Butler was handed an 88-60 defeat on Tuesday at CenturyLink Center.
Creighton won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10.5-point spread as favorites.
Creighton got 28 points from Doug McDermott and another 10 points from Austin Chatman. Jahenns Manigat contributed 6 assists, while Avery Dingman cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Butler got 12 points from Kellen Dunham in a losing cause and another 11 points from Khyle Marshall. Alex Barlow contributed 6 assists for them, while Kameron Woods had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Creighton were victorious, as the score was 53-24 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Creighton as they grabbed 44 boards, while Butler only had 33.