Males’s Basketball Visits Butler on Tuesday

Recreation #19:  Creighton Bluejays (10-8, 4-3 BIG EAST) at Butler Bulldogs (11-8, 3-5 BIG EAST)
Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023 • 6:00 p.m. CST • Indianapolis, Ind. • Hinkle Fieldhouse

Subsequent Recreation
Creighton (10-8, 4-3 BIG EAST) visits Butler (11-8, 3-5 BIG EAST) on Tuesday night time time in BIG EAST play in its first true avenue recreation of the season in path of an unranked opponent.
    The sport could also be carried out at historic Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Ind., and tip at 6 p.m. Central.

Radio Broadcast Information
KOZN (1620 AM) and KOOO (101.9 FM) will carry all Creighton males’s basketball video video video games within the midst of the 2022-23 season. John Bishop will determine the motion.  
    The audio is webcast at and is also heard on SiriusXM channel 387 and on SXM app channel 977.

Telecast Information
Tuesday’s recreation could also be often called by Kevin Kugler and Nick Bahe and be televised on FS1. The sport may even be video webcast on the FoxSports app or at Cable authorization could also be required.

Preserve Stats Information
All of Creighton’s video video video games this season might have free dwell stats. Go to and click on on on on the small bar graph icon on the scoreboard on the extreme of the online net web page for the occasion of your deciding on.
    Residence video video video games may also be adopted on cell objects at

Scouting Creighton
Creighton began 6-0, together with wins on the Maui Jim Maui Invitational over No. 21 Texas Tech and No. 9 Arkansas, then dropped its subsequent six video video video games ahead of deciding on up BIG EAST wins by double-figures over Butler, DePaul and Seton Corridor. That streak was snapped in shut avenue losses to No. 4 UConn and No. 12 Xavier ahead of a win vs. No. 19 Windfall.
    All-BIG EAST coronary coronary heart Ryan Kalkbrenner (15.2 ppg., 6.9 rpg.), who was named 2022 BIG EAST Defensive Participant of the Yr, ranks second contained in the nation in self-discipline aim proportion (.742) this season. CU is 10-5 with him contained in the line-up this yr.
    CU had three males named to the BIG EAST’s All-Freshman Workers final winter who’re actually sophomores. That trio consists of Ryan Nembhard (11.2 ppg., 5.4 apg.) together with Arthur Kaluma (12.4 ppg., 6.1 rpg.) and Trey Alexander (13.2 ppg., 4.3 rpg.).
    Creighton’s highest-impact newcomer so far has been South Dakota State change Baylor Scheierman (13.4 ppg., 8.8 rpg.), who furthermore owns the employees lead with eight double-doubles and 46 three-pointers made.
    Creighton was picked to win the BIG EAST Convention and earned its largest preseason AP ballot rating ever (No. 9), due to the return of 10 lettermen and three starters from final yr’s staff that achieved 23-12.
    CU averages 76.5 parts whereas permitting merely 68.8 parts per contest. CU shoots 46.6 % from the underside, 35.1 % from deep and 72.9 % on the highway.

Scouting Butler
Butler is 11-8 on the season and 3-5 in BIG EAST play. The Bulldogs are 8-2 at Hinkle Fieldhouse, together with wins over Kansas State and Villanova.
    5 Bulldogs frequent in double-figures, led by Chuck Harris (12.6 ppg.) and North Carolina State change Manny Bates (12.6 ppg., 5.9 rpg., 1.9 bpg.). Jayden Taylor (12.5 ppg.), Simas Lukosius (11.1 ppg.) and Purdue change Eric Hunter Jr. (10.1 ppg.) furthermore pack a scoring punch.
    The Bulldogs frequent 69.9 parts per recreation and give up 66.3 parts per contest. BU shoots 46.3 % from the sphere, together with 34.7 % from three-point differ, and in addition to makes 73.6 % of its free throw tries.
    By means of eight league video video video games, BU averages 79.0 parts per recreation on 50.3 % capturing primary, 45.2 % capturing from deep, a +1.3 rebound margin and a 44/24 help/turnover ratio in its three victories in contrast with 53.2 parts on 34.9 % capturing primary, 21.7 % three-point capturing, a -13.4 rebound margin and 41/66 help/turnover ratio in its 5 convention losses.

The Assortment With Butler
Creighton is 16-11 all-time vs. Butler in a sequence that dates to a 27-22 Bluejay win in 1933. The house staff has gained the last word 11 conferences not carried out on a impartial web site on-line.
    Creighton is 3-9 all-time in Indianapolis in path of the Bulldogs, together with a 2-7 mark because of the colleges turned BIG EAST rivals.
    Greg McDermott is 12-10 in his profession vs. Butler, together with a 12-8 mark on the Creighton sideline. He’s 1-1 in path of groups coached by Thad Matta, shedding 75-56 to Matta’s then-No. 3 Ohio State on Dec. 19, 2006 when McDermott was coach at Iowa State. Greg Oden, for the time being Butler’s Director of Operations, scored 18 parts for the Buckeyes.
    Since turning into a member of the BIG EAST, Creighton is 10-1 when scoring 72 or extra parts in path of the Bulldogs and 2-7 when scoring 71 parts or lots a lot much less.

The Creighton Coaches
Greg McDermott (Northern Iowa, 1988) owns a 286-145 doc in his Thirteenth season with the Bluejays. He owns a profession mark of 566-340 in his twenty ninth season, and is 435-276 in his twenty second Division I promoting advertising marketing campaign.
    McDermott led Creighton to its first BIG EAST regular-season title in 2019-20, taking a Bluejay staff that was picked seventh contained in the league’s preseason ballot and ending the yr ranked seventh nationally. The Cascade, Iowa native then coached Creighton to its first Candy 16 since 1974 in 2020-21 and to a share of its first regular-season BIG EAST title in 2019-20.
    McDermott has beforehand been a head coach at Iowa State (2006-10), Northern Iowa (2001-06), North Dakota State (2000-01) and Wayne State (1994-2000).
    He’s assisted by Alan Huss, Ryan Miller and Jalen Courtney-Williams.

With A Win…
– Creighton would earn its first regular-season sweep over Butler because of the 2017-18 season.
– Creighton would snap a five-game shedding streak at Hinkle Fieldhouse, its longest vigorous avenue skid in path of any vigorous BIG EAST member. CU’s final win vs. Butler contained within the sector that is on the Nationwide Historic Landmark pointers acquired proper right here Jan. 31, 2017.
– Creighton would enhance to 1-3 in BIG EAST avenue video video video games this season.

Instructing Giants Meet Up
Each Greg McDermott and Thad Matta rank among the many many many largest coaches inside the varsity recreation correct now.
    McDermott is twentieth amongst vigorous Division I coaches with 566 profession victories, tops amongst vigorous BIG EAST coaches.
    Matta ranks 14th amongst vigorous Division I coaches with a .735 worthwhile proportion, a resolve that strikes as lots as tenth inside the event you embody coaches with 100 or extra video video video games coached, and tops amongst vigorous BIG EAST coaches.

Hinkle Magic
Although it has misplaced 5 straight video video video games at Hinkle Fieldhouse to Butler, the varsity basketball shrine was nonetheless dwelling to actually one among many extreme moments in Bluejay historic earlier in March of 2020.
    It is the positioning of the place Creighton defeated Ohio 72-58 to appreciate this method’s first Candy 16 since 1974.
    Alas, any hope at a Hoosiers’ type second acquired proper right here to an abrupt finish six days later when the Bluejays misplaced to undefeated and top-ranked Gonzaga, furthermore at Hinkle Fieldhouse. That Gonzaga staff included Andrew Nembhard, the older brother of present CU diploma guard Ryan Nembhard.

Home Of Horrors
Creighton is simply 2-7 in its 9 BIG EAST journeys to play Butler at Hinkle Fieldhouse, worthwhile in 2014 and 2017.
    The Jays have shot 53.0 % from the sphere and 51.2 % from three-point differ in these victories, averaging 72.0 parts per recreation whereas proudly proudly proudly owning a 36/22 help/turnover ratio. Defensively, CU has held Butler to 39.8 % capturing from the sphere and 65.0 parts in these two wins.
    Creighton has shot 42.7 % from the sphere and 26.4 % from three-point differ in these losses, averaging 60.5 parts  per recreation whereas proudly proudly proudly owning a 76/98 help/turnover ratio. Defensively, CU has held Butler to 43.8 % capturing from the sphere and 71.0 parts per recreation contained in the seven losses.

Additional Hinkle Numbers
Permitting for Creighton’s 9 video video video games vs. Butler, together with the 2 video video video games inside Hinkle Fieldhouse within the midst of the 2021 NCAA Match Bubble (a win vs. Ohio, a loss vs. No. 1 Gonzaga), just a few programs leap out.
    Creighton is 3-1 when attempting 21 three-pointers or lots a lot much less in contrast with an 0-7 mark when capturing 22 or extra trifectas.
    Creighton could possibly be 3-1 when permitting 67 parts or lots a lot much less, in contrast with an 0-7 mark when permitting 68 parts or extra.
    Creighton is 3-0 when it owns an help/turnover ratio of 1.01 or bigger in these video video video games, nonetheless 0-8 when it is 1.00 or worse.

Put The Whistles Away
Tuesday’s officiating crew might have the ability to put their whistles away when Creighton visits Butler.
    Butler commits merely 12.7 fouls per recreation, the fewest contained in the nation. Creighton’s not far behind with merely 13.3 fouls per recreation to rank sixth-best.
    When the groups met in Omaha on Dec. twenty second, Butler was whistled for 17 fouls whereas Creighton was charged with 10.

Offense Beneath The Christmas Tree
Trey Alexander was averaging 4.5 parts per recreation for the time being a yr thus far ahead of averaging 9.6 parts per recreation in his remaining 20 outings for an primary 7.4 parts per recreation frequent for his rookie promoting advertising marketing campaign.
    This season Alexander is averaging 13.2 parts per recreation and has scored seven parts or extra in all nonetheless two contests.
    Alexander is contained in the midst of a career-long streak of 5 straight double-figure scoring video video video games, averaging 18.8 parts per recreation in a stretch that began alongside collectively together with his career-high 32 parts on Christmas Day.
    Alexander continues to be rock safe on the free throw line, making 83.3 % of his makes an strive from the charity stripe. He made 10-of-11 foul photographs on Saturday vs. Windfall, together with 6-for-6 marksmanship down the stretch.

McDermott Amongst The Finest
A Nov. tenth article on ranked the nation’s largest Prime 25 And 1 coaches, with Creighton’s Greg McDermott making that pointers.
    McDermott and Windfall’s Ed Cooley had been the lone BIG EAST coaches named to the rules.
    McDermott and Cooley each rank contained in the top-13 in league historic earlier for BIG EAST victories.
    McDermott has been at his present job (13 seasons) longer than any vigorous BIG EAST coach, nonetheless since his first three years had been as a member of the Missouri Valley Convention, Cooley’s 12 years contained in the BIG EAST lead all vigorous league coaches.
    McDermott’s subsequent win will make him the Thirteenth coach in league historic earlier to win 100 males’s basketball BIG EAST video video video games.
Most League Wins, BIG EAST MBB Coaches (1/12)
    Rk.    Wins    Title, School
    1.    366    Jim Boeheim, Syracuse
    2.    274    Jim Calhoun, UConn
    3.    244    Jay Wright, Villanova
    4.    198    John Thompson Sr., Georgetown
    5.    136    Mike Brey, Notre Dame
    6.    131    John Thompson III, Georgetown
    7.    127    Lou Carnesecca, St. John’s
    8.    115    Jamie Dixon, Pittsburgh
    9.    112    Ed Cooley, Windfall
    10.    111    Rick Pitino, Windfall/Louisville
    11.    110    Rollie Massimino, Villanova
    12.    105    Kevin Willard, Seton Corridor
    13.    99    Greg McDermott, Creighton
    14.    87    Steve Lappas, Villanova

Turning Stage, As quickly as additional?
This yr has some similarities to the 2019-20 season.  This yr’s staff is capturing 46.6 % from the sphere, 35.1 % from deep and 72.9 % on the highway whereas scoring 76.5 parts per recreation and permitting 68.8 per contest.
    By means of 18 video video video games the 2019-20 squad shot 46.2 % from the sphere, 36.4 % from deep and 72.1 % on the highway whereas scoring 77.3 parts per recreation and permitting 68.9 per contest.
    Creighton began the 2019-20 season with a 2-3 league doc nonetheless the season flipped with a house win over Windfall in mid-January. That staff defeated Windfall 78-74 on a go-ahead three-pointer by Marcus Zegarowski with 3.2 seconds left to start out a four-game win streak. The Jays would win 11 of their remaining 13 video video video games to complete 13-5 in league play and tie for this method’s lone BIG EAST title in program historic earlier.
    This yr’s staff began with a 3-3 league doc ahead of a 73-67 win over Windfall.

Pink Out Public sale Is Underway
When Creighton hosts Xavier on Saturday, January twenty eighth in its Twelfth Annual Pink Out recreation, Bluejay avid players will positioned on pink capturing shirts and pink jerseys for the sport. Followers have the prospect to honor an excellent good buddy or member of the family who has battled most cancers or is for the time being battling most cancers by looking for the attire by way of public sale (the capturing shirt is also custom-made – final decide, nickname, and plenty of others.). This yr’s public sale runs by Sunday, January twenty second – objects will shut in 15 minute increments starting at 6 p.m.
    All funds raised go to income Hope Lodge Omaha. The American Most cancers Society Hope Lodge Nebraska presents a free dwelling away from dwelling for a lot of cancers victims and their caregivers who must journey to Omaha to accumulate their lifesaving remedy. Higher than solely a roof over their heads, it is a nurturing neighborhood that helps victims entry the care they want.
    The annual Creighton Males’s Basketball Pink Out recreation has raised over $385,000 benefiting the Hope Lodge facility in Omaha and the company it serves.
    Most people sale went dwell on January Twelfth and is at

Highs & Lows
In league play solely, Creighton is first contained in the league in self-discipline aim proportion security (.402) whereas Butler is final contained in the league in self-discipline aim proportion (.406).
    In all video video video games, Creighton leads the BIG EAST with 28.61 defensive rebounds per recreation whereas Butler is final with 6.79 offensive rebounds per recreation.
    In all video video video games, Creighton is first contained in the BIG EAST in defensive rebound proportion (.756) whereas Butler is final in offensive rebound proportion (.216).
    When the groups met on Dec. 22 in Omaha, Butler shot 42.1 % (24-57) from the sphere and grabbed 4 of 33 doable offensive rebounds (.121).

How’s This, For Starters?
Of the 352 groups listed on contained in the NCAA itemizing for bench parts per recreation, Butler’s 12.05 parts per recreation ranks 343rd.
    Tuesday’s foe, Creighton, ranks 346th with 11.67 bench parts per recreation.

Oh Brother
Creighton sophomore Ryan Nembhard is the youthful brother of Indiana Pacers rookie guard Andrew Nembhard.
    Andrew Nembhard has began 30-of-33 appearances and averages 8.4 parts, 3.8 assists and three.1 rebounds per recreation. The thirty first resolve contained in the 2022 NBA Draft, Nembhard’s 8.4 parts per recreation are merely principally primarily probably the most of any second-round resolve this yr.
    Alas, the Pacers are out of metropolis this week with avenue video video video games at Milwaukee (Monday) and Oklahoma Metropolis (Wednesday). Denver (Friday) and Phoenix (Saturday).
    Greg McDermott‘s son, Doug McDermott, is averaging 10.5 parts per recreation for the San Antonio Spurs this season. Doug averaged 10.3 parts per recreation in 212 video video video games over three seasons for the Indiana Pacers from 2018-21.

What’s Luck Bought To Do With It?
All through the rankings by Jan. fifteenth, Creighton ranks 357th of 363 groups inside the web site on-line’s “Luck” class, whereas Butler is 144th.
    The web site on-line defines “Luck” because of the deviation in worthwhile proportion between a staff’s actual doc and their anticipated doc utilizing the correlated gaussian methodology. The luck topic has nothing to do with the score calculation, nonetheless a staff which will very properly be very fortunate (constructive numbers) will are usually rated decrease by his system than their doc would counsel.

Scheierman Shoots It
Baylor Scheierman had a season-best 25 parts at No. 12 Xavier final Wednesday. It was the second 20-point recreation of the season and twenty ninth of his profession once you rely his three seasons at South Dakota State.
    It was Scheierman’s fifth profession recreation of 25 parts or extra, and simply three shy of the career-high 28 he scored vs. Oral Roberts in March of 2021.

Scheierman Drains 2 hundredth Trey
Baylor Scheierman enters Tuesday’s tilt at Butler having made 205 three-pointers in his college profession, doing so at a 40.8 % clip. He made a season-high 4 treys final Wednesday at Xavier to surpass the 200-trifecta milestone in his profession.
    Scheierman furthermore owns 1,355 parts, 793 rebounds, 374 assists and 103 profession steals.
    Per, Scheierman is the nation’s solely participant inside the last word 30 years with profession totals of in any case 200 three-pointers, 350 assists and 710 defensive rebounds.

Rating Knowledge & Notes
– Creighton is 50-161 all-time in path of extreme 25 groups.
– Creighton is 32-46 beneath Greg McDermott in path of nationally-ranked groups, 25 extra extreme 25 wins than one other coach in Creighton historic earlier. Earlier to McDermott’s arrival, Creighton was 18-115 all-time in path of extreme 25 foes.
– Creighton’s 32 extreme 25 wins since McDermott took over in 2010 are tied for Thirty fourth-most nationally with Arizona and UCLA and bigger than colleges like Maryland (25), LSU (18), Houston (17), Auburn (17),  Wichita State (14), Memphis (13), USC  (12) and Saint Mary’s (8) in that point.
– Creighton is 27-29 because of the beginning of the 2016-17 season in path of ranked groups. The 27 wins over ranked groups in that point are tied for Twelfth-most nationally with Gonzaga. CU’s 27 extreme 25 wins trails solely Villanova (33) amongst BIG EAST packages in that span.
– Creighton has overwhelmed in any case one ranked staff in every of the last word 9 seasons (together with 2022-23), and quite a few ranked foes in every of the last word eight seasons (together with 2022-23).
– On a nationwide foundation, the one 13 groups with a top-25 win every of the last word 9 seasons (together with 2022-23) are Baylor, Creighton, Duke, Indiana, Kansas, Kansas State, Kentucky, Michigan State, Ohio State, Oregon, Virginia, Wisconsin and Xavier.  Faculties nonetheless making an attempt to increase their streak to 9 (or longer) this winter are Florida State, Michigan, Oklahoma,  Texas Tech, Villanova and West Virginia.
–     The Bluejays have overwhelmed quite a few top-25 foes every of the last word eight seasons (2015-16 to 2022-23), one issue solely Baylor, Gonzaga, Kansas, Michigan State and Purdue can even declare. Three fully totally different colleges have overwhelmed quite a few top-25 foes in every of the earlier seven seasons —   Michigan (0), Texas Tech (0) and Villanova (0) —  nonetheless are nonetheless seeking two top-25 wins this winter.
– Creighton’s Nov. twenty second victory vs. No. 9 Arkansas prolonged Creighton’s streak of seasons with in any case one top-10 win to eight. The one colleges with in any case one top-10 win each season since 2015-16 (together with 2022-23) are Creighton and Kansas. Faculties nonetheless making an attempt to increase their streak to eight (or longer) this winter are Duke, Michigan, Texas Tech and Virginia Tech.
– Creighton is 9-22 in true avenue video video video games vs. the perfect 25 beneath Greg McDermott, in contrast with a 2-63 mark ahead of his arrival.

One totally different Prime 25 Foe
Saturday’s recreation vs. No. 19 Windfall was the seventh top-25 staff that Creighton has confronted this season, nonetheless first such dwelling recreation.
    By means of video video video games of Jan. 14th, Creighton’s seven top-25 video video video games are tied with Alabama for principally primarily probably the most nationally. No individual else has bigger than 5.
    By means of video video video games of Jan. 14th, the one groups with bigger than Creighton’s three top-25 victories this yr are Alabama (5) and Arizona (4). Fully totally different groups with three top-25 wins embody Kansas, Texas, Illinois, Iowa State, Purdue, TCU and Kansas State.
    And by the use of ranked groups, keep in mind the reality that Creighton furthermore carried out each Arizona State and Marquette ahead of each groups moved into the top-25 later contained in the season after dealing with the Bluejays.

The Schedule…It Is Sturdy
Creighton ranks 147th nationally in worthwhile proportion, nonetheless owns an NET of 24 (by Jan. 15) thanks partly to a hard schedule that ranks third-toughest nationally amongst frequent opponent NET rankings.
    Creighton has already carried out 13 groups with a top-97 NET rating:
    NET    Opponent    CU Consequence
    5    at UConn    L 60-69
    11    at Texas    L 67-72
    12    vs. Arizona    L 79-81
    16    at Marquette    L 58-69
    17    at Xavier    L 87-90
    26    vs. Arkansas    W 90-87
    36    Windfall    W 73-67
    41    vs. Arizona State    L 71-73
    65    vs. Texas Tech    W 76-65
    67    Seton Corridor    W 83-61
    80    Butler    W 78-56
    80    at Butler    Tuesday
    91    vs. BYU    L 80-83
    97    Nebraska    L 53-63
    148    UC Riverside    W 80-51
    171    DePaul    W 80-65
    190    St. Thomas    W 72-60
    324    North Dakota    W 96-61
    334    Holy Cross    W 94-65

Kaluma Kilos The Glass
Arthur Kaluma grabbed a career-high 16 rebounds on Jan. 7 at No. 4 UConn, 4 bigger than his earlier largest achieved twice beforehand.
    Kaluma’s 16 rebounds had been principally primarily probably the most by a Bluejay since turning into a member of the BIG EAST 10 years thus far, and supreme matched on Nov. 12, 2012 when Gregory Echenique furthermore had 16 boards vs. UAB.
    After only one double-double in his first 45 profession video video video games, Kaluma posted back-to-back double-doubles vs. Seton Corridor and UConn. He achieved the Jan. 11 recreation at Xavier with 11 parts and 9 rebounds, arising only one board wanting turning into a member of Baylor Scheierman, Ryan Hawkins, Martin Krampelj and Doug McDermott (twice) as a result of the one Bluejays to doc three straight double-doubles since 1994-95.
Most Rebounds, Recreation, Since 1994-95
    Reb.    Participant vs. Opponent    Date
    18    Kenny Lawson Jr. vs. St. Joseph’s    12-11-2010
    17    Doug McDermott at Bradley    02-11-2011
    16    Donald Davenport at Missouri St.    01-21-1995
    16    Kenny Lawson Jr. vs. Drake    01-01-2011
    16    Doug McDermott at Akron    02-19-2011
    16    Gregory Echenique vs. UAB    11-12-2012
    16    Arthur Kaluma at UConn    01-07-2023
    15    Ben Walker at Baylor    12-04-1999
    15    Justin Carter vs. Kentucky    03-23-2009
    15    Doug McDermott vs. Tulsa    11-23-2013
    15    Ronnie Harrell Jr. vs. #23 UCLA    11-20-2017
    15    Christian Bishop vs. Ohio    03-22-2021
    15    Ryan Kalkbrenner at Georgetown    02-12-2022

Journey Hoops Proves Widespread
Creighton’s Christmas Day victory over DePaul scored 2.99 million viewers on FOX – the neighborhood’s most-watched college hoops recreation ever.
    Per FOX Sports activities actions actions PR, it was the most-watched college basketball recreation on any neighborhood this season, far forward of the Kentucky/Michigan State recreation on ESPN (2.03 million).
    All through the last word three years, the one regular-season recreation bigger was North Carolina/Duke in Mike Krzyzewski’s remaining dwelling recreation final March (3.98 million) on ESPN.

The Kalkbrenner Distinction
This is a try the excellence with and with out Ryan Kalkbrenner this season.
Stat    Kalkbrenner Performs    Kalkbrenner Out
Workers W-L    10-5    0-3
Workers FG%    .478    .403
Workers 3FG%    .354    .338
Workers FG/Recreation    28.5    27.0
Workers Dunks/Recreation    3.60    5.00
Rebound Margin    +4.5    -8.6
Off. Rebounds/Recreation    9.1    5.7
CU Elements/Recreation    77.9    69.7
Opp. Elements/Recreation    67.5    75.0
Scoring Margin    +10.3    -5.3
Turnovers/Recreation    11.3    13.0
Opp. FG%    .422    .440

SWAT Workers
Creighton owned 9 blocked photographs in its Jan. Third victory over Seton Corridor. The 9 blocked photographs had been tied for principally primarily probably the most in a recreation beneath Thirteenth-year head coach Greg McDermott (furthermore achieved 2/13/18 vs. Bemidji State and 11/27/21 vs. SIU Edwardsville).
    The 9 rejections furthermore tied Creighton’s CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha doc for staff blocked photographs in a recreation (furthermore achieved 1/9/08 vs. Evansville, 2/13/18 vs. Bemidji State and 11/27/21 vs. SIU Edwardsville).
    Mixed with its 11 three-pointers made, Creighton fell only one block away from its first recreation with 10 blocks and 10 three-pointers for the primary time since Feb. 17, 2002 vs. Wichita State when it had 10 of every.

Kalkbrenner Invitations You To His Block Occasion
Ryan Kalkbrenner tied his career-high with six blocked photographs on Jan. 3 vs. Seton Corridor, giving him precisely 150 swats as a Bluejay. The six blocks are tied for principally primarily probably the most by any BIG EAST participant in a recreation this season, and principally primarily probably the most in a convention recreation.
    Kalkbrenner ranks fourth in program historic earlier in blocked photographs with 160.
Most Creighton Blocked Footage, Since 1979-80
    Blk.    Title    Years
    411    Benoit Benjamin    1982-85
    183    Chad Gallagher    1987-91
    174    Gregory Echenique    2010-13
    160    Ryan Kalkbrenner    2020-Pres.
    153    Kenny Lawson Jr.    2006-11
    138    Brody Deren    2001-04
    136    Anthony Tolliver    2003-07
    109    Doug Swenson    1997-99
    104    Joe Dabbert    2000-04
    82    Christian Bishop    2018-21

Creighton shoots 36.7 % from three-point differ in BIG EAST play, and it has been a telling stat.
    In 4 league wins, Creighton is capturing 38-for-88 from deep (43.2 %).
    In three league losses, Creighton is capturing 16-for-59 from deep (27.1 %).
     Creighton is 71-4 beneath Greg McDermott when making in any case half of its three-point makes an strive, together with a 43-1 mark prior to now 10 seasons. The lone loss as a BIG EAST member was a 106-104 extra time setback to No. 21 Marquette on Jan. 9, 2019.
    In line with, since McDermott was employed in 2010, Creighton’s 75 video video video games capturing 50 % or bigger from downtown path solely Weber State (78).

Idiot Me As rapidly as…Nonetheless 9 Occasions?
Creighton has met or exceeded its preseason BIG EAST prognostication yearly since turning into a member of the league, as seen beneath.
    Final yr marked the sixth straight season that Creighton has achieved in fourth place or bigger.
Creighton’s BIG EAST Preseason Ballot Historic earlier
Yr     Preseason     Precise     Preseason All-BIG EAST
2013-14     Third     2nd     Doug McDermott (1st)
2014-15     Ninth     T-Ninth     –
2015-16     Ninth     sixth     –
2016-17     Third     T-Third     Maurice Watson Jr. (1st); Marcus Foster (HM)
2017-18     fifth     T-Third     Marcus Foster (1st); Khyri Thomas (HM)
2018-19     Ninth     T-Third     Martin Krampelj (HM)
2019-20     seventh     T-1st    Ty-Shon Alexander (1st)
2020-21     2nd     2nd    Marcus Zegarowski (1st); Mitch Ballock (2nd)
2021-22    eighth    4th    None
2022-23    1st    ??    Ryan Kalkbrenner (1st); Arthur Kaluma (2nd)
            Ryan  Nembhard (2nd); Baylor Scheierman (HM)

Nationally Related
By means of video video video games of Jan. 15, Creighton ranked sixth contained in the nation in fewest fouls per recreation (13.3). The Jays are furthermore Twelfth in defensive rebounds per recreation (28.61).
    Individually, Baylor Scheierman ranks 14th nationally with eight double-doubles and ninth with 7.89 defensive rebounds per recreation.
    Teammate Ryan Kalkbrenner is second in self-discipline aim proportion (74.2%) amongst avid players to make 5 self-discipline targets per recreation. Kalkbrenner is the one participant contained in the extreme 9 who has made 4 or extra three-pointers.
    Ryan Nembhard ranks sixteenth in help/turnover ratio (2.94), twenty second in assists per recreation (5.4) and seventeenth in full assists (97).
Amongst The Finest
Provided that league’s 2013 realignment, Villanova has 132 league wins to info the BIG EAST by a giant margin, nonetheless Creighton’s 99 league victories are  second-most.
Most Males’s Basketball  BIG EAST Wins
(2013-14 to 1/15/22)
Workers    W    L    Pct.
Villanova    132    36    .786
Creighton    99    73    .576
Windfall    98    70    .583
Xavier    95    70    .576
Seton Corridor    91    81    .529
Marquette    85    87    .494
Butler    81    93    .466
St. John’s    66    106    .384
Georgetown    58    110    .345
DePaul    38    131    .225
Connecticut    28    16    .636

On The Rebound
Baylor Scheierman will get a great deal of consideration for his capturing and passing expertise, nonetheless he did lead the Summit League in rebounding final yr as appropriately.
    Scheierman has grabbed 10 or extra rebounds in 9 video video video games this season, and has eight double-doubles so far. The eight double-doubles rank 14th nationally, whereas his 7.89 defensive rebounds per recreation are ninth-most contained in the nation, forward of even Oscar Tshiebwe (7.53) and Zach Edey (7.75).
    Since 2012-13, the one BIG EAST participant to complete a season averaging in any case 8.0 defensive rebounds per recreation was Seton Corridor’s Angel Delgado (8.03) in 2016-17, and the one BIG EAST participant to frequent in any case 8.25 defensive rebounds per recreation  since 2004-05 was Notre Dame’s Luke Harangody (8.29) in 2008-09.
    Since 2009-10, Scheierman is near being the nation’s solely foremost convention participant to frequent in any case 8.00 defensive rebounds and a pair of.00 three-pointers per recreation.
    The Aurora, Neb., product’s present 8.8 rebounds per recreation frequent is the perfect mark by a Bluejay since Benoit Benjamin averaged 14.1 rebounds per recreation in 1984-85.
    Scheierman stays on tempo to indicate into the primary man in class historic earlier to frequent in any case 8.0 rebounds and a pair of.0 three-pointers per recreation.
    Earlier this yr Scheierman turned the primary Bluejay with 4 straight double-doubles since Doug McDermott from Nov. 25-Dec. 10, 2011.
    Provided that 1994-95 season, Scheierman, Ryan Hawkins, Martin Krampelj and McDermott (twice) are the one 4 Bluejays to doc three straight double-doubles.
    This is a itemizing of the Creighton avid players with seven or extra double-doubles in a season beneath Greg McDermott:
Most Double-Doubles, Season, Since 2010-11
    D-D    Creighton Participant    Yr
    11    Doug McDermott    2011-12
    11    Ryan Hawkins    2021-22
    10    Doug McDermott    2012-13
    9    Doug McDermott    2010-11
    8    Baylor Scheierman    2022-23
    7    Doug McDermott    2013-14
    7    Martin Krampelj    2018-19

3-Ball Falling For Scheierman
Baylor Scheierman nation-leading streak of twenty-two straight video video video games with quite a few three-pointers made was snapped on Jan. 7 at UConn, when he shot 1-for-7 from distance.
    Scheierman has nonetheless drained in any case one triple in every of his final 28 contests courting to final season.

Unbelievable 5
Masses has been written about Creighton’s beginning 5 this season, and the success CU has had when Ryan Nembhard, Ryan Kalkbrenner, Trey Alexander, Arthur Kaluma and Baylor Scheierman are on the underside collectively.
    The quintet has carried out 279:57 (of a doable 720 minutes) collectively this season, outscoring the opposition 567-451 in these minutes.
    In seven video video video games in path of ranked foes, the group has been paired collectively for 155:47 (of a doable 280 minutes) and outscored opponents 324-281.
With All 5 Frequent Starters On the Flooring
Opponent    CU Pts.    Opp Pts.    Diff.    Time
St. Thomas    36    34    +2    20:10
North Dakota    41    31    +10    18:42
Holy Cross    24    11    +13    9:28
UC Riverside    37    14    +23    17:31
#21 Texas Tech    58    49    +9    22:36
#9 Arkansas    33    25    +8    19:36
#14 Arizona    50    51    (-1)    21:17
#2 Texas    44    40    +4    24:49
Nebraska    17    22    (-5)    15:22
Butler    20    19    +1    13:09
DePaul    40    24    +16    14:57
Seton Corridor    28    15    +13    14:51
#4 Connecticut    41    40    +1    24:51
#12 Xavier    58    55    +3    23:19
#19 Windfall    40    21    +19    19:19
TOTAL    567    451    +116    279:57

Enormous Fred’s Enormous Evening
Making his second profession begin, freshman coronary coronary heart Fredrick King had career-highs with 16 parts, 11 rebounds and 5 blocked photographs contained in the Dec. 12 recreation vs. Arizona State.
    King was merely the second Bluejay of any age in Greg McDermott‘s 13 years on the CU sideline to submit a recreation with in any case 16/11/5, turning into a member of Gregory Echenique (18 parts, 14 rebounds, 5 blocks) vs. Houston Christian on Dec. 17, 2011.
    Per, King is the seventh fully fully totally different freshmen with 16 parts, 11 rebounds, 5 blocks and no turnovers inside the same recreation since 2010-11, a list that choices  Chet Holmgren, Armando Bacot, Mo Bamba, Anthony Davis (twice), Thik Bol and Chris Horton.
Freshmen With 16 Pts., 11 Reb., 5 Blk, 0 Turnovers
(Since 2010-11)
Title, School    Date    PTS    REB    BLK
Anthony Davis, Kentucky    01/17/12    27    14    7
Anthony Davis, Kentucky    03/25/12    18    11    6
Chris Horton, Austin Peay    12/05/12    21    11    5
Thik Bol, Southern Illinois    02/19/17    19    11    6
Mo Bamba, Texas    12/29/17    22    15    8
Armando Bacot, N. Carolina    11/29/19    23    12    6
Chet Holmgren, Gonzaga    03/17/22    19    17    7
Fredrick King, Creighton    12/12/22    16    11    5

King Him!
After 38 full parts and 25 full rebounds inside the primary 10 video video video games of his college profession, Fredrick King put collectively back-to-back double-doubles after being pressed correct proper right into a beginning function when Ryan Kalkbrenner was sidelined by a non-COVID sickness in mid-December. King had 16 parts and 11 rebounds vs. Arizona State on Dec. Twelfth, then added 16 parts and 10 rebounds at Marquette 4 days later.
    King is CU’s freshman with quite a few double-doubles in a season since Justin Patton had three in 2016-17.
    King is CU’s first true freshman with quite a few double-doubles in a season since Doug McDermott had 9 in 2010-11. McDermott had furthermore been the last word Bluejay freshman with back-to-back double-doubles, having achieved it on Feb. 1 and Feb. 5, 2011.
    For his efforts, King was named BIG EAST Freshman of the Week on Dec. 19.
    After capturing 8-for-8 vs. Marquette, King was 3-for-3 from the sphere in path of Butler to maneuver him to 11-for-11 in league play with eight dunks. He’s for the time being 12-for-17 from the sphere with 9 dunks in convention contests.

Merely Good
Beneath is a list of Creighton avid players to shoot 100 laptop computer from the sphere on eight or extra makes an strive in a recreation because of the beginning of the 1991-92 promoting advertising marketing campaign:
Most FGA, 100% Capturing, Since 1991-92
    FGA    Title, Opponent    Date
    11    Anthony Tolliver vs. Illinois State    01/01/07
    10    Ryan Kalkbrenner vs. Holy Cross    11/14/22
    8    Geoffrey Groselle vs. Coppin State    12/28/15
    8    Justin Patton vs. Loyola (Md.)    12/07/16
    8    Fredrick King at Marquette    12/16/22

Trèy’s Bien
Sophomore Trey Alexander scored a career-high 32 parts in a Christmas Day win over DePaul in Creighton’s final recreation, merely surpassing his earlier excessive of 18 parts.
    Alexander had 14 parts inside the primary half and 18 extra after the break. He made a career-high seven three-pointers.
    Creighton’s largest lead of the sport was 17, achieved 4 occasions. Every acquired proper right here after an Alexander hoop.
    Alexander is the primary Bluejay in additional than 55 years to have a recreation with 30 or extra parts ahead of ending a recreation with 20-29 parts.

Trèy’s Bien, Half II
Creighton made 16 three-point photographs in its Christmas Day victory over DePaul, together with 10 inside the primary half.
    It was Creighton’s most three-pointers in a recreation since sinking 17 trifectas at Seton Corridor on Jan. 27, 2021.
    CU made 10 triples inside the primary half of that Seton Corridor contest, which was furthermore the last word time CU made 10 treys in a single half.
    Individually, Trey Alexander made a career-high seven three-pointers. That is principally primarily probably the most by any Bluejay since Ryan Hawkins made eight photographs from downtown at Georgetown on Feb. 12, 2022.

Paul Silas Passes Away at 79
Paul Silas, Creighton’s first Tutorial All-American and positively one among many extreme avid players in Bluejay males’s basketball historic earlier, handed away on the age of 79 on Dec. eleventh.
    Silas was recruited to Creighton by John J. “Purple” McManus out of McClymonds Excessive School in Oakland, Calif., the same highschool that produced Invoice Russell. Silas arrived on campus in 1960 when freshmen had been ineligible to play for the varsity nonetheless rapidly made a distinction a yr later when he led CU to the 1961-62 NCAA Match and the employees closed with a 21-5 doc. His 1963-64 staff returned to the Enormous Dance and achieved 22-7.
    Silas is the one participant in NCAA historic earlier with three or extra seasons of 557 rebounds and owns the perfect three single-season rebound totals in Bluejay annals, together with 631 as a senior in 1963-64. That resolve stays fifth-most in NCAA historic earlier and is definitely primarily probably the most by any participant since 1960. He is first in CU historic earlier with 1,751 rebounds, ninth in profession parts (1,661), third in profession scoring frequent (20.51) and in addition to contained in the top-10 in self-discipline targets made (eighth) and free throws made (sixth).
    Silas’ 21.6 profession rebounds per recreation are third-most in NCAA historic earlier and his 1,751 rebounds are sixth in NCAA historic earlier together with principally primarily probably the most ever by a three-year participant.  Silas, together with Invoice Russell, Julius Erving, Artis Gilmore and Kermit Washington is one among 5 avid players to frequent in any case 20 parts and 20 rebounds for an NCAA profession. Silas owns the perfect 29 single-game rebound performances in Creighton historic earlier, together with a 38 rebound effort vs. Centenary on Feb. 19, 1962 that ranks tied for ninth-most in NCAA historic earlier.
    He was the primary Creighton student-athlete to be named a CoSIDA Tutorial All-American in 1963-64, was a member of Alpha Sigma Nu, the Jesuit Honor Society, and bought the College of Enterprise Administration’s Alumni Profit Award in 1993.
    In an earlier article, Silas boasted about his teaching, saying “I am extra happy with my tutorial success at Creighton than of all my athletic accomplishments. What Creighton College does for an athlete or any scholar is that they put together you the becoming approach to imagine, the becoming means to cope with repeatedly dwelling. What I discovered at Creighton has helped me shut the opening between knowledgeable sports activities actions actions and the enterprise world.”
    A two-time All-Star and five-time NBA All-Defensive staff member, he scored 11,782 parts and grabbed 12,357 rebounds whereas worthwhile three titles (Boston 1974 & 1976, Seattle 1979) all by way of a 16-year NBA profession from 1964-80. He later coached 12 seasons contained in the NBA for the Clippers, Hornets, Bobcats and Cavalier organizations. He was LeBron James’ first NBA head coach. His son, Stephen Silas, is the present head coach of the NBA’s Houston Rockets.
    Silas was inducted into the Creighton Athletics Corridor of Fame in 1974, the Missouri Valley Convention Corridor of Fame in 2012 and the College Basketball Corridor of Fame in 2017.

Deep Dive Into The Rankings
The Creighton males’s basketball staff was ranked ninth contained in the Related Press Preseason Prime 25 ballot, its highest preseason AP rating ever.
    The Oct. seventeenth announcement marked merely the fifth time in program historic earlier the writers have voted CU to the top-25 contained in the preseason, turning into a member of 2006-07 (No. 19), 2012-13 (No. 16) and 2016-17 (No. 22) and 2020-21 (No. 11). All 4 of these Bluejay groups would find yourself contained in the NCAA Match.
    Creighton was tenth contained in the AP ballot launched on Nov. 14th and Nov. 21 and was seventh final Nov. twenty eighth. The employees fell to No. 21 on Dec. fifth.
    The Nov. 28 week was the twenty first time in program historic earlier that Creighton has been contained in the top-10 at any diploma, with all nonetheless a form of weeks occurring beneath head coach Greg McDermott. Creighton’s largest rating in program historic earlier is seventh, achieved 5 occasions (Jan. 16, 2017, March 10, 2020, March 18, 2020, Jan. 7, 2021 and Nov. 28, 2022).
    Creighton has been ranked 118 occasions in program historic earlier, with 90 of these weeks beneath the path of McDermott. Creighton is 148-60 all-time as a ranked staff, together with a 114-46 mark beneath McDermott. Creighton has been ranked in any case one week in 9 of McDermott’s 13 seasons on The Hilltop after doing it merely 5 fully fully totally different seasons in program historic earlier ahead of his 2010 arrival.
    Creighton was furthermore ninth contained in the preseason USA Throughout the present day Coaches ballot, its largest preseason mark ever contained in the Coaches ballot. The Jays remained ninth contained in the Nov. 14 Coaches ballot and climbed to eighth contained in the Nov. 21 Coaches ballot and had been seventh on Nov. 28. CU was twenty first on Dec. fifth. This system’s largest slotting ever contained in the Coaches ballot is fifth, achieved on Jan. 4, 2021.

Sophomores Standing Tall
Legendary Marquette coach Al McGuire as rapidly as acknowledged that the perfect subject about freshmen is that they flip into sophomores. The Bluejay trio of Arthur Kaluma, Trey Alexander and Ryan Nembhard had been all a part of the BIG EAST All-Freshman Workers final season, and all three are off to unbelievable begins as sophomores.
    This yr the trio have mixed to frequent 36.8 parts per contest.
    Collectively, they shoot 41.8 % from the sphere (225-538), 34.4 % from downtown (72-209) and 77.3 % on the highway  (140-181) whereas furthermore contributing 241 rebounds and 165 assists in path of merely 99 turnovers.
    Creighton is 16-3 inside the last word two seasons when all three males play and so they additionally mix for 13 or extra rebounds.

An Home for Enchancment
One space that Creighton will look to bolster in 2022-23 is its marksmanship from behind the arc, as final yr’s 30.8 % capturing from deep was its worst as a staff since 1993-94.
    The Creighton employees is assured these numbers can enhance as its gifted freshman class is now sophomores. To this point, Creighton is fourth contained in the BIG EAST with 8.6 three-pointers made per recreation and second with 35.1 % marksmanship from deep.
    Final yr’s freshmen mixed to shoot 27.2 % from deep (85-313), nonetheless they don’t seem to be the primary Bluejay freshmen to wrestle early on from downtown, as seen contained in the chart beneath of 1 different glorious marksmen.
    Even that chart is barely deceptive, as Doug McDermott shot 15-of-53 (.283) from deep in his first 20 video video video games of his freshman yr ahead of ending 32-of-63 (.508) in his final 19 video video video games. Likewise, Kyle Korver was capturing 11-for-41 (.268) from downtown after his first 14 contests ahead of blistering the nets to the tune of 52-of-104 (.500).
    As a Freshman    Fully totally different College Years
Title    3FG-3FGA    3FG%    3FG-3FGA    3FG%
Ky. Korver    63-145    .434    308-674    .457
McDermott    47-116    .405    237-482    .492
Ty. Alexander     32-96    .333    178-469    .380
Ballock    44-135    .326    264-638    .414
Tr. Alexander    18-64    .281    27-65    .415
Kaluma    27-102    .265    22-68    .324
Nembhard    33-106    .311    23-76    .303

Enormous Fred’s World
Fredrick King had 4 parts (on two dunks) and three blocked photographs in his first profession begin on Saturday vs. BYU.
    King was the primary Bluejay true freshman to start out a recreation at coronary coronary heart since Kenton Walker on Feb. 5, 2008, when the Jays topped UNI, 74-50.
    Thought-about one among many different Creighton starters that night time time time was Nick Bahe, who was on the selection for FS1 for every of King’s first two begins.
    King is the primary true freshman coronary coronary heart to make quite a few begins for Creighton since Joel Templeman in 1994-95.

Picket Award Watch File
The Creighton duo of Baylor Scheierman and Ryan Kalkbrenner have been named to the Preseason Prime 50 Watch File for the John R. Picket Award® provided by Wendy’s®.
    The avid players on the rules are thought-about sturdy candidates for the 2023 John R. Picket Award Males’s Participant of the Yr provided by Wendy’s. Avid players not chosen to the preseason pointers are nonetheless eligible for the Picket Award™ midseason pointers, late season pointers, and the Nationwide Poll. The Nationwide Poll consists of 15 extreme avid players who’ve confirmed to their universities that they meet or exceed the {{{qualifications}}} of the Picket Award. Nearly 1,000 voters will rank so as 10 of these 15 avid players when voting opens earlier to the NCAA Match and may enable voters to ponder effectivity all by way of early spherical video video video games. The Picket Award All American Workers™ could also be launched the week of the “Elite Eight” spherical of the NCAA Match. The winner of the 2023 John R. Picket Award could also be provided in Los Angeles in April.
    Scheierman and Kalkbrenner give Creighton 9 Preseason John R. Picket Award Watch File recognitions in 13 seasons beneath Greg McDermott. Marcus Zegarowski made the rules in 2020-21, one yr after Ty-Shon Alexander was listed earlier to the 2019-20 promoting advertising marketing campaign. Others to make the rules embody Marcus Foster (2017-18), Maurice Watson Jr. (2016-17), Doug McDermott (2013-14, 2012-13 and 2011-12). Creighton’s lone recipient of the John R. Picket Award®  is Doug McDermott, who was acknowledged following the completion of the 2013-14 promoting advertising marketing campaign.

Turnover Free At The Stage
Ryan Nembhard’s 12 assists and by no means using a turnover vs. Holy Cross on Nov. 14 made him merely the fourth participant in Bluejay historic earlier to hold out that feat. He is the primary to do it inside CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha and the primary Bluejay to do it at any web site on-line since 2002.
    Proper right here is the single-game help leaders at Creighton, together with their turnover statistics on that night time time time:
 Ast.    Title, Opponent    Date    TO
 17    Ralph Bobik vs. Bradley    01/22/74    0
    Ralph Bobik at St. Francis (Pa.)    02/23/73    ??
 16    Ralph Bobik vs. BYU    12/17/73    4
 14    Maurice Watson Jr. at Windfall    01/07/17    2
    Maurice Watson Jr. at Seton Corridor    01/09/16    4
 13    Maurice Watson Jr. vs. Washington St.    11/18/16    4
    Maurice Watson Jr. vs. Akron    12/03/16    5
    Jason Bey vs. Southern Illinois    02/27/95    1
    Latrell Wrightsell vs. Nebraska    12/07/91    1
12    Ryan Nembhard vs. Holy Cross    11/14/22    0
    Grant Gibbs vs. Northwestern    12/22/11    4
    Tyler McKinney at Nebraska    12/21/02    0
     Ed St. Fleur at CS-Sacramento    01/13/96    0
     Latrell Wrightsell vs. N. Iowa    02/01/92    4
     Duan Cole at Iowa State    01/16/90    5
     Vernon Moore at Southern Illinois    01/17/85    2
     Randy Eckker at Gonzaga    01/14/77    2
    Randy Eckker at Bradley    01/12/77    4

Talking Of Assists
Ryan Nembhard’s 12 assists vs. Holy Cross had been the second double-figure help recreation of his Bluejay profession, turning into a member of the ten helpers he dished in his collegiate debut final November vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
    Nembhard is the seventh fully fully totally different Bluejay with 10 or extra assists in a recreation beneath Greg McDermott, turning into a member of Maurice Watson Jr. (12 occasions), Grant Gibbs (4), Marcus Zegarowski (4), Austin Chatman (3), Antoine Youthful (2) and Malik Albert (1).
    Furthermore value noting concerning Nembhard’s big night time time time? He carried out merely 19 minutes contained in the win, making him the nation’s solely participant with 12 assists in path of a Division I opponent this yr whereas taking part in lower than half-hour.

Kalkbrenner Up For Naismith Award
Ryan Kalkbrenner has been named one among 50 avid players to take a look at within the midst of the season-long rivals for the 2023 Jersey Mike’s Naismith Trophy Males’s Participant of the Yr honor, as launched by The Atlanta Tipoff Membership.
    A junior from Florissant, Mo., Kalkbrenner averaged 13.1 parts, 7.7 rebounds and a pair of.6 blocked photographs per recreation whereas beginning CU’s first 34 contests final season. He was an Honorable Stage out All-BIG EAST varied, BIG EAST Defensive Participant of the Yr and named to the All-BIG EAST Match Workers whereas rating fourth nationally in each self-discipline aim proportion (.646) and offensive rebounds per recreation (3.9). He was the lone Bluejay named Preseason First Workers All-BIG EAST final month for ninth-ranked staff contained in the nation, who’re predicted to win the BIG EAST.
    Kalkbrenner’s recognition makes him the fourth fully fully totally different Bluejay in 13-year head coach Greg McDermott‘s tenure to be on a Naismith Award watch pointers. Doug McDermott was on the Preseason watch pointers in 2011-12, 2012-13 and 2013-14 and was a finalist in 2012-13 ahead of worthwhile the award in 2013-14. Marcus Foster was named to the Midseason watch pointers in 2016-17, then made the Preseason and Midseason watch pointers in 2017-18. Additional today, Marcus Zegarowski was on the Preseason and Midseason watch pointers in 2020-21.
    The midseason 30 staff could also be launched in February, after which the rivals could also be narrowed all one of the best ways all the best way all the way down to 10 nationwide semifinalists in early March. Following these outcomes, 4 finalists could also be named on March 21, 2023, and the winner of the 2023 Jersey Mike’s Naismith Trophy for Males’s Participant of the Yr could also be launched on April 2, 2023.

Prime 10 Beneath McDermott
Earlier to Greg McDermott‘s 2010 arrival, Creighton had spent one week ranked contained in the extreme 10 of the Related Press ballot in program historic earlier (tenth on Jan. 20, 2003, when Dana Altman’s staff led by Kyle Korver misplaced at Steve Merfeld‘s Evansville staff).
    Beneath McDermott, Creighton has spent 21 weeks contained in the extreme 10, together with in any case one week in 5 fully fully totally different seasons (1 week in 2012-13; 8 weeks in 2016-17, 3 weeks in 2019-20, 5 weeks in 2020-21 and 4 weeks so far this yr).
    Creighton’s largest AP rating ever is seventh, achieved 5 occasions (Jan. 16, 2017; March 10, 2020; March 18, 2020; Jan. 7, 2021 and Nov. 28, 2022).

CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha Success
Creighton has carried out 332 frequent and postseason contests at CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha all-time contained in the 20-year-old facility.
    The Bluejays non-public a 273-59 (.822) doc all-time on the flexibility, and have certainly not misplaced there on a Friday (22-0).
    Creighton’s Nov. 25, 2017 win over SIU Edwardsville was this method’s 2 hundredth on the flexibility, coming in its 242nd dwelling recreation. CU’s one centesimal win acquired proper right here on Nov. 17, 2010, a 63-58 win over Louisiana.
    Creighton has outscored its opponents 25,938-21,738 in video video video games at CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha, a median margin of 12.65 parts per recreation. Creighton has not trailed 88 fully fully totally different occasions, together with twice this yr (Holy Cross, DePaul).
    Terribly, Creighton hasn’t trailed in its dwelling opener in 10 of the sooner 23 seasons (2000-01, 2002-03, 2003-04, 2004-05, 2005-06, 2009-10, 2011-12, 2014-15, 2016-17 and 2019-20).
    Creighton could possibly be 32-35 all-time contained in the 67 video video video games on the world through which it is fallen behind by double-figures at any diploma, 8-11 when down by 10+ parts at halftime inside the power, and 40-29 when trailing at halftime at CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha.
    Creighton is 176-41 (.811) at CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha beneath Greg McDermott and hasn’t trailed in 63 of these video video video games. In that very same span, CU owns a 95-9 dwelling doc vs. non-conference groups.
    Take into consideration a 17-0 dwelling mark on the Omaha Civic Auditorium in 2002-03 and two wins on the Civic contained in the 2010 CIT, and the Bluejays are 292-59 (.832) at dwelling because of the beginning of the 2002-03 promoting advertising marketing campaign.
Residence Run
Beneath Greg McDermott Creighton is averaging 80.39 parts per dwelling recreation (17,444 parts in 217 dwelling video video video games), a resolve that climbs to 83.84 parts in non-conference dwelling video video video games (8,719 parts in 104 dwelling video video video games).
    Creighton is 132-6 all-time at CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha when scoring 80 or parts.

Who’s As soon as extra?
With Creighton returning eight of the 13 males who appeared in a recreation final season, it is no shock {{{that a}}} comparable ratio of the manufacturing from 2021-22 could possibly be gone. Beneath is a breakdown of what’s as soon as extra:
Stat    Returners    Departures
Blocks    118 (79.2%)    31 (20.8%)
Assists    284 (60.9%)    182 (39.1%)
Begins    104 (59.4%)    71 (40.6%)
Elements    1,360 (56.2%)    1,062 (43.8%)
Minutes    3,881 (54.9%)    3,194 (45.1%)
Costs Taken    7 (53.8%)    6 (46.2%)
Rebounds    663 (53.3%)    580 (46.7%)
Steals    98 (51.0%)    94 (49.0%)
3FG Made    83 (35.3%)    152 (64.7%)

Youth Is Served
In case you could have acquired forgotten, Creighton had in any case one freshman on the underside for each second of each recreation final season, and truly had a late stretch of 1:28 vs. Colorado State when all 5 of its avid players on the underside had been freshmen.
    All urged, 3171:36 of Creighton’s 7,075 full minutes (44.83 %) had been carried out by freshmen final season.
    By comparability, in 2020-21 Creighton had a freshman on the underside merely 32.4 % of the time and had quite a few freshmen on the underside merely 17 minutes (of 1,250) all season (1.4 %). Solely 7.5 % (465:52 of 6250) of CU’s primary minutes had been carried out by freshmen in 2020-21.
    By means of 18 video video video games this season, Creighton’s freshmen have carried out 459:36 of 3600 doable minutes (12.77 %).
2021-22 Minute Breakdown
Freshmen    Time    Rating    Margin
0 freshmen:    Actually not    —    —
1 freshman:    34:23    59-49    +10
2 freshmen:    962:14    1,692-1,578    +114
3 freshmen:    347:15    611-407    +4
4 freshmen:    45:54    54-85    (-31)
5 freshmen:    1:28    5-2    +3

Watch This
Creighton has 4 males that made a preseason watch pointers for his or her respective place.
    Ryan Nembhard is one among 20 candidates on the watch pointers for the 2023 Bob Cousy Award, given to the nation’s largest diploma guard. Nembhard is the fourth fully fully totally different Bluejay inside the last word 12 years named to the Bob Cousy Award watch pointers, turning into a member of Antoine Youthful (2011-12), Maurice Watson Jr. (2016-17) and Marcus Zegarowski (2020-21).
    Baylor Scheierman is one among 20 candidates on the watch pointers for the 2023 Julius Erving Award, given to the nation’s largest small ahead. Scheierman is Creighton’s first participant contained in the 9 seasons of the Julius Erving Award to be named to the watch pointers at any diploma.
    Arthur Kaluma is one among 20 candidates on the watch pointers for the 2023 Karl Malone Award, given to the nation’s largest energy ahead. Kaluma is Creighton’s first participant contained in the 9 seasons of the Karl Malone Award to be named to the watch pointers at any diploma.
    Ryan Kalkbrenner is one among 20 candidates on the watch pointers for the 2023 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award, given to the nation’s largest coronary coronary heart. Kalkbrenner joins Justin Patton (2016-17) as Creighton’s second participant contained in the 9 seasons of the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award to be named to the watch pointers at any diploma.
    Creighton (4) is one among six colleges with 4 or extra MBB avid players on a watch pointers, turning into a member of Duke (5), Kentucky (5), Arizona (4), Gonzaga (4) and UCLA (4).
    CU’s 4 watch pointers student-athletes match the totals of the remainder of the BIG EAST mixed (Xavier 2, Villanova 1, UConn 1).

Preseason BIG EAST Ballot
The Creighton males’s basketball staff was picked to win the BIG EAST Convention contained in the annual survey of league coaches, which was unveiled as a part of BIG EAST Media Day on Oct. 18th at Madison Sq. Yard.
    It is the most important time since 2012-13 that Creighton has been chosen as a preseason favourite in its league, although that recognition acquired proper right here in CU’s remaining season contained in the Missouri Valley Convention.
    That is the tenth time Creighton has been tabbed because of the preseason favourite (furthermore 1989-90, 1990-91, 1998-99, 2000-01, 2002-03, 2006-07, 2008-09, 2011-12 and 2012-13), although the primary 9 occurrences all occurred contained in the Missouri Valley Convention. 4 of these MVC groups achieved first (1990-91, 2000-01, 2008-09, 2012-13), whereas the opposite 5 took second place. Six of these 9 Bluejay squads went on to win the MVC Match (1990-91, 1998-99, 2002-03, 2006-07, 2011-12, 2012-13) and 7 of the 9 squads carried out contained in the NCAA Match (1990-91, 1998-99, 2000-01, 2002-03, 2006-07, 2011-12, 2012-13).
    The Bluejays collected eight first-place votes and earned 98 parts contained in the ballot. Xavier was picked second contained in the ballot with 86 parts, together with two first-place votes. Villanova, the defending BIG EAST Match champion, was one diploma behind Xavier with 85 parts and bought one first-place vote from the boys’s basketball head coaches, who didn’t vote for his or her very private groups. Connecticut was picked fourth with 77 parts and Windfall was fifth with 62 parts. St. John’s and Seton Corridor achieved sixth and seventh with 62 and 52 parts, respectively. Butler was eighth with 36 parts, 4 parts forward of ninth-place Marquette with 32 parts. Georgetown was tenth with 21 parts and DePaul eleventh with 12 parts.
    Creighton is the one college contained in the league that has met or exceeded its preseason BIG EAST prognostication yearly since turning into a member of the league, as seen beneath:
Creighton’s BIG EAST Preseason Ballot Historic earlier
Yr     Preseason     Precise     Preseason All-BIG EAST
2013-14     Third     2nd     Doug McDermott (1st)
2014-15     Ninth     T-Ninth     –
2015-16     Ninth     sixth     –
2016-17     Third     T-Third     Maurice Watson Jr. (1st); Marcus Foster (HM)
2017-18     fifth     T-Third     Marcus Foster (1st); Khyri Thomas (HM)
2018-19     Ninth     T-Third     Martin Krampelj (HM)
2019-20     seventh     T-1st    Ty-Shon Alexander (1st)
2020-21     2nd     2nd    Marcus Zegarowski (1st); Mitch Ballock (2nd)
2021-22    eighth    4th    None
2022-23    1st    ??    Ryan Kalkbrenner (1st); Arthur Kaluma (2nd)
            Ryan  Nembhard (2nd); Baylor Scheierman (HM)

We’re Jamming!
Ryan Kalkbrenner owns 133 dunks in his profession, together with 69 final yr. He has extra profession dunks than one other Bluejay participant since Greg McDermott‘s arrival in 2010.
     This is a try the Creighton student-athletes with 20 or extra dunks in a season, and 25 or extra dunks in a profession, beneath McDermott:
Most Creighton Dunks, Season, Since 2010-11
Dunks    Title    Yr
74    Martin Krampelj    2018-19
72    Justin Patton    2016-17
69    Ryan Kalkbrenner    2021-22
50    Christian Bishop    2020-21
38    Christian Bishop    2019-20
36    Gregory Echenique    2012-13
35    Ryan Kalkbrenner    2022-23
33    Martin Krampelj    2017-18
30    Gregory Echenique    2011-12
29    Marcus Foster    2017-18
29    Ryan Kalkbrenner    2020-21
24    Gregory Echenique    2010-11
23    Marcus Foster    2016-17
22    Kenny Lawson Jr.    2010-11
21    Alex O’Connell    2021-22
21    Arthur Kaluma    2021-22
20    Khyri Thomas    2017-18

Most Creighton Dunks, Profession, Since 2010-11
Dunks    Title    Years
133    Ryan Kalkbrenner    2020-Pres.
121    Martin Krampelj    2015-19
103    Christian Bishop    2018-21
90    Gregory Echenique    2010-13
72    Justin Patton    2016-17
52    Marcus Foster    2016-18
51    Khyri Thomas    2015-18
38    Will Artino    2011-15
33    Zach Hanson    2013-17
32    Arthur Kaluma    2021-Pres.
25    Geoffrey Groselle    2012-16
25    Damien Jefferson    2018-21

Most Creighton Dunks, Workers, Season, Since 2010-11
Dunks    Yr    Workers W-L
144    2016-17    25-10 (NCAA)
132    2021-22    23-12 (NCAA)
107    2017-18    21-12 (NCAA)
106    2018-19    20-15 (NIT)
90    2020-21    22-9 (NCAA)
69    2022-23    10-8 so far (Postseason TBD)
60    2019-20    24-7 (Postseason Canceled)
58    2015-16    20-15 (NIT)
56    2010-11    23-16 (CBI)
54    2012-13    28-8 (NCAA)
42    2011-12    29-6 (NCAA)

Nice Actuality
Creighton is the one college contained in the BIG EAST with 12 or extra league wins every of the earlier three seasons.
    Among the many many many different BIG EAST or “Energy 5”  Convention colleges, solely Baylor, Illinois, Kansas, UCLA and Virginia have achieved so.

20 Wins, As quickly as additional
Creighton had 23 wins in 2021-22, securing a seventh straight 20-win season.
    Creighton is one among six colleges with 20 or extra wins in every of the earlier seven seasons, turning into a member of Belmont, Gonzaga, Houston, Kansas and Oregon.

22 of 24 Seasons With 20 Wins
Creighton has gained 20 or extra video video video games in 22 of the last word 24 seasons, a feat that places the Jays amongst an distinctive group, nationally.
    Merely two colleges have had 20 or extra wins every of the last word 24 years: Gonzaga and Kansas. Duke has achieved it 23 occasions, Creighton and Kentucky 22 occasions.
Most 20-Win Seasons, Final 24 Seasons
Workers    20-Win Seasons       2021-22 W-L
Gonzaga    24    28-4
Kansas    24    34-6
Duke    23    32-7
Creighton    22    23-12
Kentucky    22    26-8

Amongst The Nation’s Finest
Beneath is the place Creighton ranks nationally because of the beginning of the 2010-11 season, per
2010-11 to Jan. 14, 2023
Class    CU Stat    CU Rank
3FG Made    3,779    4th    
FG Share    .476    4th
3FG Share    .376    seventh
Assists    6,869    sixth    
FG Made    11,738    eighth    
Elements    32,829    tenth    
Wins    286    thirtieth    
Worthwhile Share    .664    thirty sixth

Former Creighton All-American Doug McDermott is as soon as extra for a second season with the San Antonio Spurs, giving Creighton in any case one NBA participant in 39 of the last word 40 seasons. McDermott is in his ninth season contained in the NBA.
    Fully totally different well-known Bluejays to play contained in the NBA prior to now embody Paul Silas, Kyle Korver, Benoit Benjamin and Anthony Tolliver.

Numerous Decisions
For the primary time since 1964-65, Creighton had 5 males frequent in double-figures for an entire season final season. Final yr’s double-figure group included Ryan Hawkins (13.8 ppg.), Ryan Kalkbrenner (13.1), Alex O’Connell (11.8), Ryan Nembhard (11.3) and Arthur Kaluma (10.4).
    Creighton had not had 5 or extra males end a season averaging 10 or extra parts per recreation because of the 1964-65 membership had SIX males frequent in double- figures (Neil Johnson, 17.3; Elton McGriff, 15.0; Fritz Pointer, 14.3; Tim Powers, 12.6; Bob Miles, 11.9; Charlie Brown (11.6), although Johnson solely carried out in 8-of-23 video video video games.
    This yr’s staff has 5 avid players averaging 11.0 parts per recreation or extra, Ryan Kalkbrenner (15.2), Trey Alexander (13.2), Ryan Nembhard (11.2), Arthur Kaluma (12.4), Baylor Scheierman (13.4).
    Creighton has gained 26 of its final 27 video video video games when 5 or extra avid players rating in double-figures, shedding solely at No. 12 Xavier on Jan. 11, 2023.

Enormous Deficits, No Enormous Deal
Creighton owns 27 victories because of the beginning of the 2010-11 season after trailing by double-figures finally, together with 4 such rallies final season.  In its NCAA Match win vs. San Diego State, Creighton trailed 35-21 late inside the primary half.
    13 of these 27 comebacks have come away from dwelling.
    Should you are curious, CU’s largest comeback win since 2000 acquired proper right here on Jan. 28, 2006, when the Jays trailed 25-6 early ahead of rallying to beat Wichita State on a buzzer-beater by Anthony Tolliver.
CU’s Double-Digit Comebacks Beneath McDermott
Deficit    Opponent    Date
18    #18 Oklahoma    11/19/14
17    at San Diego State    11/30/11
16    at Evansville    02/16/13
16    at Seton Corridor    01/27/21
16    SIU Edwardsville    11/27/21
15    Arkansas-Pine Bluff    11/09/21
14    Evansville    02/21/12
14    vs. San Diego State    03/17/22
13    at Saint Joseph’s    11/16/13
13    Xavier    01/12/14
13    #22 Xavier    12/23/20
12    Saint Joseph’s    12/11/10
12    at DePaul    01/17/16
12    East Tennessee State    11/11/18
11    at Wichita State    12/31/11
11    Northern Iowa    01/10/12
11    vs. Alabama    03/16/12
11    vs. Ole Miss    11/21/16
11    vs. Connecticut    03/12/21
11    DePaul    01/22/22
10    UAB    11/14/12
10    vs. Drake    03/02/12
10    at Nebraska    12/07/14
10    South Dakota    12/09/14
10    St. John’s    01/03/18
10    at DePaul    02/07/18
10    Bemidji State    02/13/18

McDermott Ranks Second On CU Wins File
Greg McDermott has 286 victories at Creighton, good for second place on CU’s all-time wins pointers.
    McDermott’s .664 worthwhile proportion is Creighton’s largest since Arthur A. Schabinger’s .714 win value bigger than 85 years thus far.
    Beneath is a list of principally primarily probably the most victorious Creighton coaches in program historic earlier.
Most Instructing Wins, Creighton Historic earlier
Rk.    W-L    Title    Years
1.    327-176    Dana Altman    1994-2010
2.    286-145    Greg McDermott    2010-Pres.
3.    165-66    Arthur A. Schabinger     1922-1935
4.    138-118    John J. “Purple” McManus     1959-1969
5.    130-64    Tom Apke    1974-1981

Tremendous Seven
Greg McDermott joined some choose company when he directed his troops to a seventh NCAA Match final season. That put him contained in the company of a number of the best possible coaches in CU Athletics historic earlier.
    McDermott is one among 5 head coaches in Creighton historic earlier to info seven fully fully totally different NCAA Match groups.
Title    Sport    NCAA’s @CU
Kirsten Bernthal Product sales space    Volleyball    12
Bob Warming    Males’s Soccer    11
Dana Altman    Males’s Basketball    7
Brent Vigness    Softball    7
Greg McDermott    Males’s Basketball    7

McDermott’s Instructing Tree
A bunch of former Greg McDermott protégés are thriving on the Division I diploma.
    Eric Henderson led South Dakota State to the primary 18-0 season in Summit League historic earlier. The Jackrabbits went 30-5 after worthwhile the Summit League Match and clinching an NCAAA bid.
    North Dakota State’s Dave Richman went 23-10 primary and achieved because of the runner-up contained in the Summit League standings  and Summit League Match to Henderson’s SDSU staff.
    Ben Jacobson gained the MVC regular-season title whereas educating Northern Iowa. The Panthers went 20-12 and reached the NIT.
    Drake’s Darian DeVries led the Bulldogs to a 25-11 mark and runner-up end contained in the MVC (to Jacobson’s UNI staff) contained in the regular-season and the league event. Drake carried out contained in the CBI.
    Steve Lutz led his Texas A&M-Corpus Christi staff to a 24-12 doc and a Southland Convention Match title in his first yr as a head coach, with the Islanders reaching the NCAA Match First 4. He inherited a 5-19 staff that hadn’t gained 20 video video video games or had a worthwhile doc since 2016-17.
    TJ Otzelberger rotated Iowa State in his first yr in Ames. He inherited a 2-22 staff (0-18 Enormous 12) and turned it correct proper right into a staff that reached the Candy 16 and achieved 22-13.
    Patrick Sellers led Central Connecticut State to an 8-24 doc in his first season with the Blue Devils, together with a victory contained in the Northeast Convention Match.
    Paul Sather is the highest coach at North Dakota after worthwhile tenures at Black Hills State and Northern State.

Firing On All Cylinders
Creighton achieved final season ranked fiftieth primary by That included the nation’s No. 112 offense, and No. 19 security. Creighton’s No. 19 security was its largest mark contained in the 20 seasons of the KenPom interval.
    Creighton has had a top-25 offense per KenPom in six of the earlier 11 seasons.
    Proper right here is the place Creighton ranked after video video video games on Jan. 15.
Yr    Off. Ranking    Def. Ranking    Entire Rank
2010-11    66    174    98
2011-12    5    166    28
2012-13    5    66    15
2013-14    2    124    17
2014-15    59    138    79
2015-16    43    76    40
2016-17    32    46    28
2017-18    25    58    30
2018-19    47    83    55
2019-20    3    78    12
2020-21    25    32    22
2021-22    112    19    50
2022-23    33    27    18

CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha Dramatics
Creighton is 8-8 in contests with a game-winning go-ahead rating contained in the remaining 10 seconds at CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha, which opened in 2003.
    The last word time such a recreation occurred was in 2020 when Creighton’s Marcus Zegarowski hit a shot with 3.2 seconds left to beat Windfall.
Creighton’s Go-Forward Scores in Wins at
CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha, Final 10 Seconds
Date    Opponent    Rating    Participant/Rating    Time
11/26/05    Dayton    W 91-90*    Funk FG    :5.7
01/28/06    Wichita St.    W 57-55    Tolliver FG    :0.0
11/25/06    George Mason    W 58-56    Watts FT    :7.5
03/18/08    Rhode Island    W 74-73    Witter 3FG    :3.2
01/13/10    Southern Illinois    W 71-69    Youthful FG    :1.3
02/18/12    Extended Seashore St.    W 81-79    Youthful FG    :0.3
01/28/14    St. John’s    W 63-60    McDermott 3FG    :2.8
01/18/20    Windfall    W 78-74    Zegarowski 3FG    :3.2

Opponent Go-Forward Scores in CU Losses at
CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha, Final 10 Seconds
Date    Opponent    Rating    Participant/Rating    Time
03/20/06    Miami (Fla.)    L 53-52    G. Diaz FT    :2.6
01/20/07    Southern Illinois    L 58-57    B. Mullins FG    :4.1
01/10/15    #19 Seton Corridor    L 68-67    S. Gibbs 3FG    :2.2
02/16/15    #19 Butler    L 58-56    R. Jones FG    :1.9
03/07/15    Xavier    L 74-73    D. Davis FT’s    :6.3
01/12/16    #12 Windfall    L 50-48    Okay. Dunn FG    :0.0
02/22/17    Windfall    L 68-66    Okay. Cartwright 3FG    :2.4
02/10/18    #5 Xavier    L 71-72    Q. Goodin FT’s    :0.3

Prime-20 Crowds
This is a try Creighton’s top-20 dwelling crowds all-time.
      Rank    Att.    Opponent    Date
    1.    18,868    Windfall    03/08/14
    2.    18,859    Georgetown    01/25/14
    3.    18,831    #1 Villanova    12/31/16
    4.    18,797    #6 Villanova    02/16/14
    5.    18,759    #1 Gonzaga    12/01/18
    6.    18,742    Seton Corridor    02/23/14
    7.    18,735    Wichita State    02/11/12
    8.    18,613    Wichita State    03/02/13
    9.    18,525    Marquette    12/31/13
    10.    18,519    #8 Seton Corridor    03/07/20
    11.    18,518    Georgetown    01/27/18
    12.    18,495    Marquette    02/17/18
    13.    18,494    Illinois State    02/09/13
    14.    18,458    Evansville    12/29/12
    15.    18,436    Bradley    01/28/12
    16.    18,323    DePaul    02/07/14
    17.    18,321    #3 Villanova    02/24/18
    18.    18,294    #19 Iowa State    12/04/21
    19.    18,257    #5 Xavier    02/10/18
    20.    18,192    Marquette    02/20/22

Launch, Rotation, Splash, Repeat
Creighton has made in any case one three-pointer in 966 straight video video video games. The streak is the nation’s Thirteenth-longest vigorous streak.
    Creighton’s final recreation and by no means using a three-pointer acquired proper right here at Illinois State on Feb. 20, 1993, when the Jays had been 0-for-5. Creighton’s final win with out making a three-point basket acquired proper right here on March 3, 1991 when the Jays went 0-for-2 from three-point differ in a 71-66 win over Southern Illinois contained in the championship recreation of the MVC Match.
    Beneath is a list of the nation’s longest vigorous three-point streaks.
Longest Lively 3-Stage Streaks (by 1/15)
    Rk.    Streak    School    Subsequent Recreation
    1.    1,178    UNLV    1/17
    2.    1,169    Duke    1/21
    3.    1,111    Western Kentucky    1/16
    4.    1,102    East Tennessee State    1/18
    5.    1,081    Oakland    1/19
    6.    1,079    Pacific    1/19
    7.    1,074    Texas    1/17
    8.    1,022    Marshall    1/19
    9.    1,013    Baylor    1/17
    10.    1,004    Princeton    1/16
    11.    1,001    Gonzaga    1/19
    12.    973    Extended Island    1/16
    13.    966    Creighton    1/17
    14.    959    Mount St. Mary’s    1/20
    15.    949    Tennessee State    1/19

Triple Hassle
All by way of Creighton’s present streak of 966 straight video video video games with a three-pointer, the Jays have drained 7,610 trifectas, a median of seven.88 treys per recreation.
    That is not stunning since within the midst of the streak, Creighton has made precisely 7 three-pointers 143 occasions, bigger than any resolve.
    Solely 5 occasions contained in the streak has Creighton made only one three-pointer, nonetheless on 275 events the Bluejays have made 10 or extra trifectas, together with three video video video games of 20 or extra.
    Provided that begin of the 2019-20 season, the Bluejays are 53-14 when making eight or extra three-pointers, in contrast with a 24-21 mark when making seven treys or fewer.
Workers 3FG Made All by way of Creighton’s 3-Stage Streak
1:    5 occasions    2:  18 occasions    3:  35 occasions
4:    75 occasions    5:   101 occasions    6:  101 occasions
7:   143 occasions    8:   121 occasions    9:  92 occasions
10:  80 occasions    11:  55 occasions    12:  54 occasions
13:  44 occasions    14: 19 occasions    15:  7 occasions
16:  8 occasions    17: 3 occasions    19:  1 time
20: 1 time    21:  1 time    22:  1 time

Ticket Information
Single-game tickets for the 2022-32 season went on sale on October 14th. Followers should buy single-game tickets at CHI Correctly being Coronary coronary heart Omaha Topic Workplace, Ryan Athletic Coronary coronary heart, by calling Ticketmaster or visiting
    For added knowledge, determine the Creighton Ticket Workplace at (402) 280-JAYS.

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We are currently formally over midway with the basketball period, along with yet, trouble still has not require the Huge 10. There are 4 groups in the…

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I established at the start of simply lately’s power setups what my requirements is. Click this internet link to examine it out. As workshop play development throughout…

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Today in Kentucky Basketball: Holding Serve in your residence

Never in the past take winning workshop prepared approved. It can seem like coach-speak, yet it obtains tried as well as likewise checked out as well as…

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