Creighton coach Greg McDermott has tested positive for COVID-19 and will not be with the Bluejays when they play DePaul on Saturday in Omaha, Nebraska.
The school's athletic department made the announcement Friday.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Colby Jones scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half as No. 17 Xavier rallied to defeat Creighton 80-73 on Saturday.
Xavier (13-3, 3-2 Big East) had six players in double figures scoring, helping the Musketeers bounce back from a tough loss on Wednesday to No.
The Big East has announced that No. 23 Providence's game at Creighton on Tuesday night has been canceled because of COVID-19 issues in the Friars' program.
The conference office will attempt to reschedule the game.
VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Villanova wasn’t going to get “out-toughed” this time.
Justin Moore scored 22 points and Jermaine Samuels added 18 to lead the 19th-ranked Wildcats to a 75-41 blowout of Creighton on Wednesday night.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Not much was expected of Creighton this season, not with its roster full of newcomers.
The Bluejays might be better than thought, judging by their performance against Villanova on Friday night.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — DJ Horne had 12 points, Marreon Jackson and Jay Heath each scored 10 and Arizona State beat Creighton 58-57 on Tuesday night.
Arizona State (5-6) has won three straight games following a five-game skid to close a stretch of six losses in seven games.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Far from the Creighton campus, the 3,500-seat Sanford Pentagon was nearly packed with Bluejays fans and Ryan Hawkins gave them quite a show against No. 24 BYU on Saturday.
Even though eight inches of snow fell Friday in Sioux Falls and hampered travel, the Creighton crowd made it seem like a home game 180 miles to the north.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Iowa State put the kibosh on yet another negative streak that was left over from last season's 2-22 campaign.
The No. 19 Cyclones won their first true road game in two seasons on Saturday night, grinding out a 64-58 victory over Creighton in front of a sold-out crowd.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Freshman Ryan Nembhard scored 22 points, Ryan Hawkins had 15 points and 10 rebounds, and Creighton defeated Nebraska 77-69 on Tuesday night.
Alex O'Connell had 13 points and nine rebounds and Ryan Kalkbrenner had 12 points and nine rebounds for the Bluejays.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Alex O’Connell registered 13 points and eight rebounds as Creighton defeated Kennesaw State 51-44 on Thursday night.
Ryan Nembhard had 11 points for Creighton (2-0). Ryan Kalkbrenner added 10 points.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Alex O'Connell scored 20 points as Creighton topped Arkansas-Pine Bluff 90-77 on Tuesday night in a season opener.
Ryan Hawkins had 16 points and 11 rebounds for Creighton. Ryan Nembhard added 15 points and 10 assists, and Arthur Kaluma had 15 points, eight rebounds and four blocks.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton has hired Marcus Blossom away from Holy Cross to be its new athletic director.
Blossom replaces Bruce Rasmussen, the Bluejays' longtime athletic director who retired this summer.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Bruce Rasmussen, the Creighton athletic director who oversaw the rise of the men's basketball team and the school's transition to the Big East Conference during his tenure over the past 27 years, will retire next month.
The NCAA put the Creighton men’s basketball program on two years’ probation Tuesday after finding a former assistant coach accepted cash from a management agency, while the athletic director did his own investigation and kept the findings to himself until the FBI released details of a corruption scandal.
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State coach Mike Boynton added former Creighton assistant Terrence Rencher to his staff Thursday.
Rencher helped Creighton win the Big East regular season title in 2020 and advance to the Sweet 16 this season.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Mitch Ballock, one of the top 3-point shooters in Creighton history, will not return to the Bluejays in 2021-22...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Marcus Zegarowski announced Tuesday he is leaving Creighton and declaring for the NBA draft, the biggest name in an exodus that started after the Bluejays' run to the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Christian Bishop, who excelled as Creighton's undersized center the past two years, is planning to transfer.
Bishop announced on Twitter on Wednesday night he would enter the NCAA transfer portal.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Top-seeded Gonzaga has heard the resounding refrain all week.
Four more wins to capture the school's first national championship, four more wins to finish the first perfect season in men's basketball in 45 years...
No. 5 seed Creighton (22-8) vs. No. 1 seed Gonzaga (28-0)
NCAA Tournament Sweet 16, Hinkle Fieldhouse, Indianapolis; Sunday, 1:10 p...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Marcus Zegarowski and his Creighton teammates battled through a close call — along with a few jitters — to open the NCAA Tournament...
NEW YORK (AP) — Patrick Ewing climbed the ladder — only a few steps needed for the 7-footer — clipped the last string and held the net high...
NEW YORK (AP) — Patrick Ewing and his underdog Georgetown team keep cooking up postseason wins at Madison Square Garden...
NEW YORK (AP) — The most accurate shooting team in the Big East was having a hard time buying a bucket...
NEW YORK (AP) — With coach Greg McDermott back on the bench after a one-game suspension, No. 17 Creighton seemed to put a tense 10 days behind and have some fun...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton announced Monday it has lifted Greg McDermott's suspension for making racially insensitive remarks to his players after a game last week...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Five Creighton basketball players explained in a short pregame video Saturday why they were hurt by coach Greg McDermott's remarks in his locker room talk following a loss last weekend...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton coach Greg McDermott apologized Tuesday for urging his players to “stay on the plantation” in a postgame locker room talk following a loss over the weekend...
DePaul (13-11, 1-10) vs. No. 23 Creighton (19-6, 8-4)
CHI Health Center Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska; Saturday, 7:30 p...
CHICAGO (AP) — Mitch Ballock hit five 3-pointers to reach 200 for his career and scored 19 points to lead a balanced attack in Creighton's 83-68 win over DePaul on Wednesday night...
LINCOLN — The most coveted Little Tikes hoop in Nebraska sat on the edge of the Hendricks Center practice court Friday night.
It stood just in front of the treadmills, where coach Tim Miles sends players if they aren’t hustling back on defense.
LINCOLN — For the first time in eight years, Nebraska is a red state.
The Huskers took down the Bluejays in Lincoln, 94-75. It's the first time in the Tim Miles era Nebraska has beaten its in-state rival.
The Big 12 Conference has announced an extension of its contract to keep its men's basketball tournament in Kansas City through 2024, along with a four-year scheduling pact with the Big East.
The extended contract affects Creighton men’s basketball.
The Creighton men's basketball team will open play in the second annual Cayman Islands Classic with a game against Boise State on Nov. 19 at 6:30 CDT.
The winner of the Creighton/Boise State contest will meet up against the winner of the St.
Graduate transfer Connor Cashaw has chosen to complete his collegiate career at Creighton, a source confirmed to The Omaha World-Herald.
Cashaw will be able to play immediately for the Bluejays and has one season left of eligibility.
The Creighton men’s basketball team have reappeared in the Associated Press Top 25 Rankings at number 25.
The 13-3 Bluejays beat St. John’s at home last Wednesday 78-71 and then routed Georgetown on the road 90-66 last Saturday.
Marcus Foster scored 16 points to lead six players in double figures and 25th ranked Creighton shot nearly 70% from the field during a 58-point first half last night in a 116-62 victory over USC Upstate.
The Creighton men's basketball team is returning to the NCAA Tournament for the fourth time in six seasons, and 20th time in program history.
The sixth-seeded Bluejays earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament and will meet eleventh-seeded Rhode Island on Friday in games played in Sacramento, Calif.
More than 40 people mostly family and friends came to Boys’ Latin on Sunday afternoon to see Maurice Watson Jr. who was a huge basketball star with the Warriors. They all wanted to see Watson who unfortunately suffered a season ending knee surgery last week.
Cole Huff got a pivotal rebound and made a pair of free throws with 16 seconds left, and seventh ranked Creighton wasted an eleven-point lead before rallying for a 72-67 win over 22nd ranked Xavier this afternoon that gave the Bluejays the best start in their history.