Creighton improves to 14-3 overall & 4-1 BIG EAST after taking down Butler 85-74. The Jays are now in first place in the conference.
Marcus Foster led the Bluejays to a 49-32 lead in the first half; Foster tallied up 21-points in just the first half. Not only did the Bluejays excel offensively but the Jays defense held all Bulldogs to single-digits in the first half.
Foster continued to play a key role in Tuesday night's win throughout the second half as he tallied up a season-high 8 assists. Foster led the team with 23 points while Martin Krampejl followed with a double-double scoring 14 points and 14 rebounds. Other Jays finishing in the double-figures include Khyri Thomas (14) and Toby Hegner (12).
Next, Creighton faces No. 10 Xavier on the road Saturday; game time is scheduled for 1 p.m.