NCAA games give Jays a glimpse into future
Creighton’s Will Artino, right, embraces Jahenns Manigat at the end of Sunday’s loss to Duke. The Bluejays know the competition in the Big East is a step up next season, but the Sweet 16 is still the team’s goal.
Posted: Monday, March 25, 2013 12:00 am
The Sweet 16 has become a holy-grail quest for Creighton’s basketball team.
The Bluejays have come within a victory of achieving it in each of the past two seasons. First, North Carolina ruined Creighton’s bid a year ago to make program history in the NCAA tournament. Sunday, Duke quashed the attempt with a 66-50 victory at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.
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Monday, March 25, 2013 12:00 am.