Villanova Falls 96-68 to Creighton - Recap

Villanova was run off the court by Creighton on Monday as they blasted them 96-68 at Villanova Pavilion.

Bettors who backed Creighton were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 6.5 at sportsbooks.

Creighton got 27 points from Ethan Wragge and another 23 points from Doug McDermott. Austin Chatman contributed 10 assists, while Doug McDermott cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.

Villanova got 19 points from James Bell in a losing cause and another 11 points from JayVaughn Pinkston. Ryan Arcidiacono contributed 4 assists for them, while Daniel Ochefu had 6 rebounds.

Creighton led at halftime, 54-41.

The rebound battle favored Creighton as they grabbed 34 boards, while Villanova only had 32.