7th ranked Creighton crushes Seton Hall, wins 5th straight

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Posted at 10:05 PM, Jan 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-06 23:39:50-05

OMAHA (KMTV) — The 7th ranked Creighton men's basketball team blew out Seton Hall on Wednesday night in Omaha for its 5th straight win, 89-53.

The Jays jumped out to an eleven point halftime lead then put the Pirates away in the 2nd half. Damien Jefferson scored 16 of his game-high 19 points in the first half.

CU improved to 9-2 overall, 5-1 in BIG EAST play.

Creighton hosts St. John's on Saturday starting at 11 a.m. on FS1.