CHARLOTTE, NC - MARCH 16: The Creighton Bluejay looks to the crowd during a timeout against the Kansas State Wildcats during the first round of the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Spectrum Center on March 16, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)
OMAHA (KMTV) — Marcus Zegarowski hit the game-winning three pointer with 3.2 seconds left as Creighton rallied late to beat Providence on Saturday in Omaha, 78-74. Zegarowski came off the bench after experiencing dizziness before the game.
Creighton ended the game on a 9-0 run in the final 86 seconds.
The Jays improved to 14-5 overall, 3-3 in the BIG EAST.
Ty-Shon Alexander scored a team-high 24 points, while David Duke dropped a career-high 36 for the Friars.
CU is back in action on Wednesday at DePaul.
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