NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 08: Head coach Greg McDermott of the Creighton Bluejays looks on in the first half against the Providence Friars during the Big East basketball tournament Quarterfinals at Madison Square Garden on March 8, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)
NEWARK (KMTV) — Leading scorer Ty-Shon Alexander returned to the lineup for Creighton, but the Bluejays lost at Seton Hall on Saturday night, 63-58. Creighton had a six point lead with 4:35 left but Seton Hall ended the game on a 15-4 run. Martin Krempelj scored a career-high 25 points in the loss while Myles Powell led the way for the Pirates with 22 points.
CU dropped to 13-11 overall & 4-7 in the BIG EAST. The Pirates improve to 14-9 overall and 5-7 in the league. The Jays are at Xavier on Wednesday starting at 7:30 p.m. on CBS Sports Network.
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