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Mar 7, 2017 2:43 PM News

They came together from as close as Iowa and as far away as Ontario. They've gone face to face with Blue Devils and Blue Demons, and even battled Pirates. They've bonded on the beaches of the Bahamas and San Diego, and were sideswiped by ... more

Mar 2, 2014 12:27 PM Specials

Jays Locked in and Loaded for their First Big East Hunt Coaches peg Creighton 3rd in preseason league poll   The calendar may say the holidays are still weeks away, but Christmas already has come early and often for head coach Greg ... more

Nov 4, 2013 10:20 AM Specials

March madness indeed. It’s been a month like no other so far for the Creighton basketball program, and the Jays haven’t even put their dancing shoes on yet. In the span of two weeks, the Jays fought their way out of a hole to capture th... more

Mar 18, 2013 9:54 PM Specials

The stakes couldn’t have been higher. The atmosphere couldn’t have been more electric. And the Jays couldn’t have come up with a more clutch effort in clinching the regular season Missouri Valley Conference championship before an ecstatic... more

Mar 5, 2013 12:06 AM Specials

Doug’s sigh said it all. The Jays were mired in a slump, and Illinois State had just come into the CenturyLink Center and handed Creighton another unexpected defeat. Suddenly the team that couldn’t miss couldn’t make ‘em. The team that ma... more

Feb 18, 2013 10:36 PM Specials

Seismic shifts in conference alignment have been rocking college athletics over the past few seasons, and it appears likely that Creighton could get caught up in the shift. Speculation has been running wild around the Creighton program in... more

Jan 11, 2013 4:03 AM Specials

It was supposed to be one of the biggest nights of young Josh Jones’ life. Creighton’s senior guard was playing the best ball of his Bluejay career, and he was pumped to be returning to the Bob Devaney Center floor for one last game. Af... more

Dec 19, 2012 10:49 PM Specials

Go ahead and take a drink. Don’t just stop with a sip, drink deep. For Creighton basketball fans, the blue Kool-aid is flowing and its never tasted sweeter as what promises to be a season like no other sets to tip off. As preseason prac... more

Nov 7, 2012 12:41 AM Specials

What a difference a week can make in the world of college basketball. It seems like just yesterday the Creighton Bluejays were soaring, with just 2 losses all season while playing some of the best, most inspiring basketball seen by the pr... more

Feb 15, 2012 2:16 AM Specials

There is a buzz surrounding Head Coach Greg McDermott’s second Bluejay basketball squad, and, no, the youngsters haven’t been over indulging over at the NoDo nightspots. In fact, these guys have been strictly business heading into the sea... more

Nov 11, 2011 4:12 AM Specials

If there was one thing the Creighton basketball team was consistent at all season it was being inconsistent. Momentum came and went. Close losses dot a 2010-11 schedule that saw them finish 18-13 overall and 10-8 in the league. The Missour... more

Mar 4, 2011 3:57 AM Specials

Has a major college basketball coach ever looked so darn comfortable in his new job? Rarely does a coaching transition go as smoothly and seamlessly as Creighton’s recent switch from longtime leader Dana Altman to new Coach Greg McDermott. ... more

Nov 11, 2010 3:34 AM Specials