Creighton preparing for Louisiana’s speed
Finding a way to contain Louisiana point guard Elfrid Payton looms as a daunting priority for Creighton. The junior from Gretna, La., averages a team-high 19.1 points a game to go along with six assists.
Posted: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 12:00 am
Creighton knows its opening assignment in this season’s NCAA tournament presents a different challenge than its previous two.
Alabama and Cincinnati, the teams the Bluejays faced in their first games of the past two tournaments, excelled in a basketball version of hand-to-hand combat. Both wanted to keep the possessions low and the bruises high.
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Tuesday, March 18, 2014 12:00 am.