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Creighton Advances In The MVC Tournament

Creighton Advances In The MVC Tournament

By Garrett Gordon. CREATED Mar 8, 2013

St. Louis, MO - The Creighton Bluejays kicked off the MVC tournament quarterfinals with an expected win.  Creighton beat Drake 65-53  The Jays were led by big time performances from their post players.

MVC Player of the Year Doug McDermott led all scorers with 23 points.  McDermott also became Creighton's all-time leading scorer.  Gregory Echenique also played a big role inside.  He racked up 11 points, 11 rebounds, and six blocks for the Jays.  And Will Artino set his career-high with a 14-point performance.

-Garrett Gordon

ggordon@action3news.com