Creighton's Marcus Foster named to Wooden Award Midseason List
Posted: 12:58 PM, Jan 11, 2018
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<p>KANSAS CITY, MO - NOVEMBER 21: Marcus Foster #0 and Ronnie Harrell Jr. #4 of the Creighton Bluejays walk off the court during a timeout in the National Collegiate Basketball Hall Of Fame Classic Championship game against the Baylor Bears at Sprint Center on November 21, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)</p>
Creighton basketball's Marcus Foster
has been named to the Midseason Top 25 for the John R. Wooden Award. The Wooden Award is college basketball's most prestigious individual honor.
The senior guard leads Creighton in scoring with an average of 19 points per game and leads the nation's active players with 662 career field goals. Foster also ranks fifth in the nation with 1,838 career points.
The Jays are coming off of an 85-74 win over Butler
in which Foster scored 21 points in the first half, finishing with 23.