NEWARK (KMTV) — The 23rd ranked Creighton men's basketball upset 10th ranked Seton Hall on the road Wednesday night, 87-82.
The Jays gave the 1st place Pirates just their 2nd loss in BIG EAST play.
Denzel Mahoney's three pointer with just over a minute remaining put Creighton up four.
Five CU players scored in double figures. Ty-Shon Alexander, Marcus Zegarowski, Denzel Mahoney & Damien Jefferson all scored 18 points for the Bluejays.
Jefferson made an incredible hustle play & assist with just under six minutes to play that put CU up six.
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Creighton improved to 19-6 overall, 8-4 in the league. The Jays host DePaul on Saturday at 6:30 on FS1.
Christian Bishop's monster dunk gave Creighton a 56-54 lead with under 12 minutes to play.