Villanova vs Creighton Recap - Creighton Wins 101-80

Villanova vs Creighton Recap - Creighton Wins 101-80

Creighton cruised to victory on Sunday, running Villanova out of the gym and running up a 101-80 score at CenturyLink Center.

Creighton was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite.

Doug McDermott had 39 points for Creighton and Isaiah Zierden chipped in with 13 points. Austin Chatman had 8 assists for them, while Doug McDermott was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.

Villanova got 18 points from James Bell in a losing cause and another 15 points from JayVaughn Pinkston. JayVaughn Pinkston contributed 3 assists for them, while James Bell had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Creighton were victorious, as the score was 50-37 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Creighton as they grabbed 26 boards, while Villanova only had 23.