McDermott fuels Bluejays in Valley tournament win
Creighton's Doug McDermott gets a shot off over Drake's Seth VanDeest, No. 45, and Joey King. CU defeated Drake 65-53 during the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament in St. Louis on Friday.
Posted: Friday, March 8, 2013 12:00 am
ST. LOUIS — Doug McDermott got a scoring record Friday, Will Artino got a chance to showcase his skills on the big stage and Gregory Echenique got mad.
The first two factored heavily into Creighton’s 65-53 victory against Drake in the quarterfinals of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament, but the last one might have been the deciding factor in moving the Bluejays along to Saturday’s semifinals.
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Friday, March 8, 2013 12:00 am.