Boxscore
Creighton 91, Drake 61
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 8:05 PM
Location - CenturyLink Center, Omaha, Nebraska
Officials - David Hall, Randy McCall, Gerry Pollard
Attendance - 18073

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Drake 25 36 61
Creighton 49 42 91

Recap


No. 11 Creighton 91, Drake 61: Ethan Wragge drilled six 3-pointers and finished with a season-high 22 points as the host Bluejays breezed to their ninth straight victory.

Reigning Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Year Doug McDermott made his first six shots and finished with 16 points. Jahenns Manigat had 13 points for 11th-ranked Creighton (15-1, 4-0 MVC), which shot a blistering 67.9 percent from the field in the first half.

Joey King had a team-high 17 points for Drake (6-9, 0-4), which has dropped four in a row overall and four straight to the Bluejays.

McDermott wasted no time getting started, sinking a 3-pointer and scoring nine quick points as Creighton jumped out to a 17-2 lead.

After making a trio of 3-pointers in the first half, Wragge did the same during a brief two-minute stretch in the second to extend the Bluejays' advantage to 70-40.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Creighton, which shot 16-for-27 from 3-point range, improved to 52-for-98 from beyond the arc in conference play. ... Wragge, who shot 8-for-11 from the field, is 17-for-26 in his last three contests. ... The Bluejays have won 16 of their last 18 home contests against members of the MVC.

Drake Bulldogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jordan Clarke 22:00 3-6 0-0 5-7 2 2 4 0 2 1 0 0 11
Chris Hines 19:00 0-5 0-4 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0
Ben Simons 30:00 2-8 0-2 0-0 0 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 4
Seth VanDeest 14:00 2-4 0-0 0-0 3 3 6 3 2 2 2 0 4
Micah Mason 26:00 4-6 3-4 0-0 0 0 0 4 2 0 3 0 11
Gary Ricks Jr. 11:00 0-7 0-6 0-0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0
Joey King 32:00 5-10 5-9 2-2 0 2 2 1 3 0 1 0 17
Richard Carter 16:00 3-8 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 6
Jeremy Jeffers 17:00 2-5 1-2 0-0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 5
Daddy Ugbede 7:00 0-0 0-0 2-3 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
Kori Babineaux 6:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1
TOTAL 200 21-59 9-28 10-14 6 16 22 15 13 7 7 0 61
  35.6% 32.1% 71.4% Team Rebs: 0   Total TO: 7

Creighton Bluejays

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Grant Gibbs 17:00 4-4 2-2 0-0 0 5 5 4 3 0 3 0 10
Doug McDermott 26:00 6-8 2-3 2-2 1 6 7 3 1 0 2 0 16
Austin Chatman 28:00 2-3 1-1 0-0 0 2 2 9 0 1 3 0 5
Gregory Echenique 19:00 1-4 0-0 0-2 1 3 4 1 1 0 0 1 2
Jahenns Manigat 25:00 4-6 3-4 2-2 0 3 3 5 3 1 1 0 13
Ethan Wragge 17:00 8-11 6-9 0-0 0 5 5 1 1 0 1 0 22
Avery Dingman 22:00 1-5 1-4 0-0 0 4 4 1 1 0 2 0 3
Taylor Stormberg 7:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2
Will Artino 10:00 2-2 0-0 1-3 0 3 3 1 3 0 1 0 5
Andre Yates 6:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 0
Nevin Johnson 12:00 3-5 1-3 2-2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9
Geoffrey Groselle 5:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 2
Joe Kelling 2:00 1-1 0-0 0-1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mogboluwaga Oginni 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Alex Olsen 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 34-53 16-27 7-12 5 33 38 28 15 3 14 2 91
  64.2% 59.3% 58.3% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 14