AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas had pressured Creighton's shooters into a miserable night, only to watch a late flurry of 3-pointers start swishing.
An 11-point Longhorns lead was down to three.
That hardly rattled Marcus Carr and the second-ranked Longhorns, who stepped up with big late shots of their own and steady free-throw shooting to secure another impressive early-season victory, 72-67 over the seventh-ranked Bluejays on Thursday night.
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Ryan Nembhard drove the lane for an authoritative dunk in the closing minutes and scored a career-high 25 points for No. 10 Creighton, which survived a tense second half to beat No.
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Arthur Kaluma scored 18 points to lead all five Creighton starters in double figures, and the 10th-ranked Bluejays shook off a rocky start and pulled away for a 76-65 victory over No.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Now things get serious for Creighton.
The 10th-ranked Bluejays beat UC Riverside 80-51 Thursday night in their final tuneup before the Maui Invitational, where they could face as many as three AP Top 25 teams next week after beating four low-major opponents by an average of 26.5 points.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — As St. Thomas threatened to pull the biggest upset of college basketball's opening day, Creighton's Baylor Scheierman didn't sweat it.
Creighton has its best preseason ranking ever thanks in part to the big victory it earned in the transfer portal.
Baylor Scheierman’s decision to return to his home state and play for Creighton after three stellar seasons at South Dakota State gave Creighton one of the nation’s more versatile players.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Douglas Wilson had 21 points and 11 rebounds and South Dakota State beat North Dakota State 73-69 on Tuesday night to win the Summit League tournament and earn an automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Douglas Wilson had 21 points as South Dakota State romped past South Dakota 83-60 in the Summit League Conference Tourney semifinals on Monday night.
Baylor Scheierman had 18 points for South Dakota State (29-4).
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Douglas Wilson scored 22 points as South Dakota State topped Omaha 87-79 in the quarterfinals of the Summit League Conference Tourney on Saturday night.
Baylor Scheierman added 20 points for the Jackrabbits.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Baylor Scheierman had 25 points as South Dakota State stretched its winning streak to 18 games, getting past Kansas City 86-75 on Saturday night.
Douglas Wilson had 17 points and seven rebounds for South Dakota State (27-4, 18-0 Summit League).
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Luke Appel scored a career-high 41 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as South Dakota State won its 17th straight game, edging past Oral Roberts 106-102 in overtime on Thursday night.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Baylor Scheierman had 23 points and 11 rebounds as South Dakota State extended its winning streak to 16 games, topping St. Thomas (Minnesota) 79-60 on Saturday.
Douglas Wilson had 16 points and eight rebounds for South Dakota State (25-4, 16-0 Summit League).
Saint Thomas Tommies (8-18, 2-12 Summit) at South Dakota State Jackrabbits (24-4, 15-0 Summit)
Brookings, South Dakota; Saturday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: South Dakota State hosts the Saint Thomas Tommies after Doug Wilson scored 21 points in South Dakota State's 91-66 victory over the Western Illinois Leathernecks.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Douglas Wilson had 21 points as South Dakota State extended its win streak to 15 games, romping past Western Illinois 91-66 on Thursday night.
Charlie Easley had 19 points and seven rebounds for South Dakota State (24-4, 15-0 Summit League).
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Douglas Wilson scored 23 points to lead five players in double figures and South Dakota State rolled to a 96-61 victory over North Dakota on Thursday night.
Baylor Scheierman had 13 points, six rebounds and five assists for the Jackrabbits (18-4, 9-0 Summit League), who have won nine straight.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Baylor Scheierman scored 17 points and Zeke Mayo and Douglas Wilson scored 15 apiece and South Dakota State remained unbeaten in Summit League play beating Western Illinois 93-75 on Saturday.
South Dakota State Jackrabbits (15-4, 6-0 Summit) at Saint Thomas Tommies (8-8, 2-2 Summit)
Saint Paul, Minnesota; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: St. Thomas hosts the South Dakota State Jackrabbits after Parker Bjorklund scored 21 points in St.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Baylor Scheierman hit a step-back 3-pointer that dropped through the net as time expired, lifting South Dakota State to a 77-74 win over Washington State on Saturday.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Baylor Scheierman scored 18 points on 7-for-8 shooting, grabbed seven rebounds, distributed three assists and had three steals and South Dakota State beat Montana State 91-74 on Wednesday night.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Douglas Wilson had 20 points and 10 rebounds as South Dakota State topped Bradley 81-65 in a season opener on Tuesday night.