Tough slates harden Creighton women's team
Marissa Janning joins Sarah Nelson, Alyssa Kamphaus and McKenzie Fujan as Creighton's returning starters.
Posted: Saturday, November 2, 2013 12:00 am
Jim Flanery's aggressive scheduling stands to make the Creighton women's basketball team's transition from the Missouri Valley to the new Big East a bit easier.
Flanery's tendency in the past to front-load the Bluejays' schedule often drew ridicule from some of his old Valley peers. No one was poking fun at Creighton last season, when the Bluejays parlayed their success in nonconference play into a rare at-large berth in the NCAA tournament.
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