Scores

Final

Creighton 66

(22-7, 11-5 MVC)

Saint Mary's 74

(24-5, 12-2 WCC)

    Coverage: ESPN/ESPN2

    6:00 PM ET, February 23, 2013

    McKeon Pavilion, Moraga, California

    1 2 T
    CREI 24 4266
    SMC 38 3674

    Top Performers

    Creighton: G. Echenique 18 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Blk

    Saint Mary's: B. Waldow 12 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Matthew Dellavedova's 3-point shooting leads Saint Mary's

    Associated Press

    MORAGA, Calif. -- Matthew Dellavedova scored 19 points and made five 3-pointers to lead Saint Mary's to a 74-66 victory against Creighton in a BracketBusters game on Saturday.

    Stephen Holt added 13 points and Brad Waldow 12 points and 12 rebounds for the Gaels (24-5), who never trailed.

    Doug McDermott scored 22 points and Gregory Echenique 18 for the Bluejays (22-7).

    Saint Mary's won the rebounding battle 39-27.

    The Gaels scored the last eight points before halftime to take a 38-24 lead. The 29.6 percent shooting for Creighton in the first 20 minutes was its lowest in any half this season.

    A three-point play by McDermott cut the Saint Mary's lead to 43-34 with 15:21 to play, but Dellavedova hit a deep 3-pointer to put the Gaels back up 12. The Bluejays got no closer than eight points the rest of the way.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CREI
    SMC
    Points 66 74
    FG Made-Attempted 21-51 (.412) 24-55 (.436)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-18 (.278) 8-22 (.364)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-24 (.792) 18-22 (.818)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 17

    2012-13 Season

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