COL BKB: Creighton 78, DePaul 66

Feb. 7, 2014 at 11:43 PM

OMAHA, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Doug McDermott scored 11 of his 32 points late in the game Friday, carrying No. 12 Creighton over DePaul 78-66.

After DePaul had pulled to within one point at 59-58 with 7:36 remaining, McDermott keyed a 14-2 run that sent the Bluejays (19-3, 9-1 Big East) to a 13th straight home win and four consecutive victory overall.

McDermott, who collected his 1,000th career field goal in the game, and went 13-of-14 from the free throw line and also grabbed nine rebounds.

The Blue Demons (10-14, 2-9) were led by Brandon Young with 16 points.

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