Akin-Otiko provides big spark for Bluejays
Creighton's Alexis Akin-Otiko seeks a regular-season Missouri Valley Conference title. “It's been awhile since we've done that here,” she said.
Posted: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 12:00 am
It was a coaching move that paid instant dividends for the Creighton women's basketball team.
Jim Flanery decided he would try using fewer four-guard lineups, in part to get sophomore forward Alexis Akin-Otiko on the court more. Two games into the experiment, Akin-Otiko scored 13 points and led the Bluejays to a win over Wichita State that tightened the Missouri Valley title race.
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Wednesday, February 20, 2013 12:00 am.