The Bluejays were vaulted over crosstown rival University Nebraska Omaha on Monday night in a 2-1 victory at Morrison Stadium following an 88th minute goal from senior forward Luke Haakenson.
With last week’s NIT loss to TCU, men’s basketball concluded a season that failed to meet the expectations of some and exceeded those of others.
Last Friday, the Creighton men’s and women’s basketball, volleyball, and men’s and women’s soccer teams hosted “Hangin’ with the Jays,” a youth engagement event that raised over $7,200 toward flood relief in Nebraska and Iowa. During men’s basketball’s two NIT home matchups a few weeks ago, …
Freshman center Samson Froling will be returning to his home of Australia to pursue professional basketball, head coach Greg McDermott announced today. Froling played in 30 games for the Bluejays off the bench, averaging 3.6 points per game and 1.9 rebounds per game. His top performance came…
Creighton men’s basketball advanced to the quarterfinals of the NIT with a 67-79 over Memphis on Friday night. The win marked their seventh win in the last eight games.
Sophomore guard Ty-Shon Alexander guards Tray Boyd III of Eastern Tennessee State on Sunday at CHI Health Center Omaha. Alexander and Boyd each scored a game-high of 20 points.
After losing in the quarterfinals of the Big East Tournament last year, the Creighton men’s basketball team earned a No. 8 seed in the NCAA Tournament finals. Matched up against Kansas State in the first round, the Bluejays saw their season end early in the tournament for the second straight…
With a new season comes new expectations. This is especially true for the men’s basketball program for its upcoming season. In last season’s preseason coaches’ poll, the Jays were picked to finish fifth in the Big East. This year’s edition of the Big East preseason coaches’ poll has Creighto…
Brian Bowen Sr. testified on Thursday regarding a college basketball bribing scandal and said Creighton University offered him payment to have his son, Brian Bowen Jr., sign with their program.
With the Big East revealing the men’s basketball schedule last week, we now know the entirety of Creighton’s 2018-19 schedule. That means that it’s time for a way too early outlook on the Jays upcoming season.
Former Creighton men’s basketball player Kyle Korver and men’s basketball coach Dana Altman were inducted into the Creighton Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday, Aug. 25.
The Creighton men’s basketball team is 7-0. The Jays are currently ranked No. 3 in the country in the Rate Percentage Index (RPI). They have five victories over Power 5 conference teams. Creighton is ranked No. 10 in the Associated Press poll this week, its second-highest ranking in program …
The No. 10 Creighton men’s basketball team overcame a slow start to defeat Buffalo 93-72 on Tuesday night. It was Creighton’s first game since cracking the top 10 of the Associated Press poll on Monday. The Jays improved to 7-0 with the win, while the Bulls fell to 4-3.
The No. 22 Creighton men’s basketball team got a signature win on Tuesday night, knocking off No. 9 Wisconsin 79-67 in the 2016 Gavitt Tipoff Games at the CenturyLink Center.
There’s no doubt the buzz around this year’s Creighton basketball team is the biggest it’s been since Doug McDermott’s senior season in 2013-14. And for good reason: The Bluejays return four of five starters from last year’s team and have added some talented newcomers to the equation.
Three larger-than-life posters hang on the wall in the Championship Center, where the Creighton men’s and women’s basketball teams practice. Each of the posters show one of the three Creighton basketball greats—Doug McDermott, Kyle Korver and Anthony Tolliver — who will appear on NBA rosters…
Thursday’s NBA preseason matchup between the Chicago Bulls and Atlanta Hawks in Omaha was no ordinary exhibition game. More than 16,500 basketball fans, the vast majority of them Creighton faithful, packed the CenturyLink Century to watch two of the most celebrated players in Creighton baske…
The Big East conference released its schedules for all 10 men’s basketball teams on Tuesday. The Bluejays will play a home game and an away game against each of the other nine teams in the conference for a total 18 Big East conference games.
Kaleb Joseph spent the last two seasons at Syracuse, but hopes to right his ship at Creighton. He will have two years of eligibility remaining after satisfying transfer requirements and sit out the 2016-17 season. Joseph is a 63 guard from Nashua, N.H., had an instant impact during his fre…
With time winding down in overtime, Creighton’s John McKew hit a half-court shot at the buzzer to beat Alabama in overtime in a basketball game earlier this month.
The Creighton men’s basketball team believed that its 100-59 victory against St. John’s on Feb. 28 concluded the 2015-16 home schedule. The Bluejays’ selection into the National Invitation Tournament changed that fact.
Senior center Geoffrey Groselle scored 12 points and grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds as Creighton defeated Alabama 72-54 in the first round of the NIT at CenturyLink Center Omaha on Tuesday.
The Creighton men’s basketball team battled back from a 14-point deficit and junior forward Cole Huff had a career-performance, but Seton Hall’s guard combo stole the show.
The Bluejays’ two seniors rose to the occasion on their special day as the Creighton men’s basketball team picked up its ninth win in league play.
The Creighton men’s basketball team continued its cold shooting from beyond the arc and allowed the visitors to seize control at the beginning of each half as the Bluejays dropped their second consecutive game.
Butler had five players finish in double-figure scoring and shot 48 percent from 3-point range on its way to a 13-point victory over the Creighton men’s basketball team.
In a game that featured 13 ties and 10 lead changes, senior guard James Milliken’s 3-pointer lifted the Creighton men’s basketball team to its third consecutive victory.
The Creighton men’s basketball team never trailed and its junior point guard had a career-night against the No. 5 team in the country.
The Creighton men’s basketball team attempted 25 field goals during the first half against Seton Hall on Saturday night. Of those attempts, 13 were from 3-pointers.
The Creighton men’s basketball team matched its overall win total and surpassed its number of conference wins from last season with a victory over a top-25 opponent at CenturyLink Center Omaha on Saturday.
Creighton controlled the pace of play and cruised to a 15-point win over Seton Hall in Newark, New Jersey on Jan. 9, but Saturday’s game at a sold-out pink CenturyLink Center Omaha was a different story.
The Creighton men’s basketball team used an early second-half run to erase a halftime deficit and made 10 of 12 free throws in the final minute to defeat nationally-ranked Butler.
On a night in which neither team made more than 30 percent of its shots, Providence’s National Player of the Year candidate made a game-winning shot with all zeros showing on the clock.
No. 16 Villanova shot 68 percent from the field and Josh Hart scored 25 points as Creighton lost its first game in conference play 85-71 on Saturday night at CenturyLink Center Omaha.
Freshman Ronnie Harrell Jr. posted his first career double-double with 14 points 11 rebounds as the Creighton men's basketball team defeated North Texas 105-82. Senior center Geoffrey Groselle scored a career-high 27 points to lead three different players with career-high point totals.