By ERIC OLSON, AP Sports Writer
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Ryan Hawkins scored 19 factors to guide 4 gamers in double figures, and Creighton closed with a flurry in a 79-59 victory over No. 9 Villanova within the Big East opener for each groups on Friday evening.
The Bluejays (9-3) noticed their double-digit lead get lower to 58-54 with 8 1/2 minutes left, however the Wildcats (7-4) missed their final 12 pictures from the sector and have been outscored 21-5 the remainder of the way in which.