The Creighton men’s basketball squad was outscored 98-93 by 5th-ranked Xavier Saturday afternoon in Cincinnati. The Bluejays finish the regular season at 18-13 and 9-9 in conference play.
CU is 6th in the Big East standings and will face third-seeded Seton Hall Thursday night at 8:30pm in the conference tourney.
Creighton guard Maurice Watson, Jr. was named Sunday as a Second Team All-Big East selection. Watson, a junior from Philadelphia, led the Jays in both scoring and assists with 14.5 points and 6.6 assists per game.