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Replay Friday's "Bluejay Talk Live" chat with staff writer Steven Pivovar to track the latest Creighton sports headlines.
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Creighton guard Isaiah Zierden will not have to undergo surgery to repair damage done when he dislocated his right kneecap in a March 1 game.
A comical roast Wednesday night in Omaha brought fans of Creighton basketball laughter by the bucketful. This time it was McJokes, not McBuckets,...
A rainy Sunday afternoon seemed perfect to catch up on some time in front of the television. That’s exactly what Creighton Athletic Director...
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Kelly: Creighton's McDermotts put good faces on an Omaha tradition
A comical roast Wednesday night in Omaha brought fans of Creighton basketball laughter by the bucketful. This time it was McJokes, not McBuckets,...
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Shatel: Big East pull helps Creighton get hoops series with Sooners
Looks like Oklahoma is coming back to the state of Nebraska — to play Creighton. CU Athletic Director Bruce Rasmussen told me that OU and CU have signed a contract to play a home-and-home in men's basketball.
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600 expected for press club roast of McDermotts
A sellout crowd of 600 people will attend the Face on the Barroom Floor event for Greg and Doug McDermott on April 16, the Omaha Press Club announced.
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Lunch with Tom: Replay
Hungry for some sports chat? Replay “Lunch with Tom” with sports columnist Tom Shatel in which he discusses the latest sports headlines.
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Chance to play in Big East helps point guard Watson pick Creighton
One of the reasons Maurice Watson said he decided to transfer from Boston University was a desire to play on a bigger stage.
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Bluejay Talk Live: Replay
Replay Friday's “Bluejay Talk Live” chat with staff writer Steven Pivovar to discuss the latest Creighton sports headlines.
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Jays assistant Sellers says Chatman can follow Napier’s example
Being in the crowd and watching Shabazz Napier lead Connecticut to a national championship Monday night left Creighton assistant Patrick Sellers a tad fired up.
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Doug McDermott wins Naismith Trophy, sweeps major player of the year awards
Creighton senior Doug McDermott was named the winner of the 2014 Naismith Trophy on Sunday night, completing a sweep of college basketball's major national player of the year awards.
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Shatel: McDermott's among the greatest we've ever seen
Doug McDermott's four spectacular seasons established him as the best basketball player in Creighton's history and among the top athletes to have competed on the local sports scene.
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Jays counting on returning players to take the reins
The challenge facing Creighton's basketball team next season is daunting. The Bluejays must replace four players who accounted for 63.6 percent of their points, 48.4 percent of their rebounds, 47.8 percent of their assists and a staggering 80.1 percent of their 3-point baskets.
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'Just Doug,’ the superstar
Grounded and generous, Creighton star Doug McDermott is known as ‘a good dude’ off the court. But as we’ve witnessed for four years, his zest for the game and competitive drive take over when he steps on the court.
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McDermott's impact on Creighton to be felt for years
What will Doug McDermott's impact on Creighton look like five years down the road? You'll find parallels at places like Davidson College. Stephen Curry's No. 30 jersey still sells for $80 in the apparel store on Main Street. Posters and photos on campus still feature his baby face.
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Shatel: Bringing home everything but the Heisman
Ladies and gentlemen, may I have your attention, please? We're about to award the CollegeInsider.com version of the Heisman Trophy. Oh, what's that? The winner isn't here yet?
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Supporting cast: Creighton majored in chemistry
During his senior night speech, delivered after passing 3,000 points with 45 against Providence, Doug McDermott turned to his teammates. “To do it with these guys, they’ve sacrificed a lot for me to do what I do,” he said. “This is a really special moment.”
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Doug McDermott wins Wooden Award, Oscar Robertson Trophy, Lute Olson Award
Creighton senior Doug McDermott was selected as the national player of the year by three more organizations Friday, taking home the John R. Wooden Award, the Oscar Robertson Trophy and the Lute Olson Award.
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AP voter: Doug McDermott worthy, but not unanimous player of the year
This wasn’t one of those baseball Hall of Fame protest votes to make sure nobody was a unanimous pick. Russ Smith earned his way to the top of my ballot, the way he earned everything he achieved at Louisville. McDermott was a better scorer. Smith was a better player — on a bigger stage.
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Bluejay Talk Live: Replay
Replay Friday's “Bluejay Talk Live” chat with staff writer Steven Pivovar to track the latest Creighton sports headlines.
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Creighton's Doug McDermott named AP player of the year
Creighton star Doug McDermott was a near-unanimous pick as the AP player of the year after a senior season that left him the fifth-leading scorer in Division I history.
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NU's Hooper, CU's Wragge come up short from long range in 3-point contest
Nebraska's Jordan Hooper and Creighton's Ethan Wragge came up short Thursday night in their bids to win the State Farm 3-point shooting contests.
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Ethan Wragge is hopeful going into 3-point contest
Although he admits he’s biased, Doug McDermott knows which guy he’d put his money on in Thursday night’s 3-point shooting contest. Creighton teammate Ethan Wragge will compete against seven other shooters in the event being held as part of the Final Four weekend.
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Starting over process begins for Bluejays
The starting-over process, a regular part of college athletics everywhere, is kicking in for the Bluejays. It began Monday, when the players who will make up the core of next season's team held the first workout of the offseason conditioning program.
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