Vacation became business trip, bringing on-court success
Ethan Wragge, center, was among those who contributed to Creighton's recent Valley tournament title. “I don't know of a team in the country that wouldn't love the luxury that Ethan gives us,” teammate Grant Gibbs said.
Posted: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 12:00 am
The roots of a two-season run of unprecedented basketball success at Creighton can be traced to a late-summer excursion to the Bahamas in 2011.
That's where the chemistry that has helped produce a school-record 56 victories and back-to-back trips to the NCAA tournament started to take hold. That's where a couple of transfers from opposite ends of the country, a Canadian, a budding baby-faced superstar from the middle of Iowa and a sharpshooting Minnesotan began forming bonds that have allowed them to play above their individual deficiencies.
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Wednesday, March 20, 2013 12:00 am.