Scores

Final

Creighton 82

(21-6, 11-4 MVC)

S Illinois 60

(11-15, 6-9 MVC)

    5:05 PM ET, February 14, 2009

    SIU Arena, Carbondale, Illinois

    1 2 T
    CREI 42 4082
    SIU 19 4160

    Top Performers

    Creighton: J. Carter 8 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    Southern Illinois: R. Hare 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Creighton 82, S. Illinois 60

    Associated Press

    CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Booker Woodfox scored 15 points, including three 3-pointers, and was one of five Creighton players in the double-digits to lead the Bluejays to an 82-60 rout of Southern Illinois on Saturday.

    Kaleb Korver had 14 points, including four 3-pointers, and Kenny Lawson Jr. had 13 points and a game-high nine rebounds for Creighton (21-6, 11-4 Missouri Valley). The Bluejays were able to put their bench to work, earning 33 points from their non-starters.

    Ryan Hare led Southern Illinois (11-15, 6-9 Missouri Valley) with 15 points. Tony Boyle had 12 points and Kevin Dillard had a game-high seven assists.

    Creighton shot 56.9 percent from the field for the game, compared with 41.8 percent for Southern Illinois. The Bluejays had 35 rebounds for the game. The Salukis had 27.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CREI
    SIU
    Points 82 60
    FG Made-Attempted 29-51 (.569) 23-55 (.418)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-18 (.500) 6-15 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-17 (.882) 8-16 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 28 3

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