Creighton Upsets Number-5 Xavier

Behind a career-best 32 points from Maurice Watson, Jr., the Creighton men’s basketball team upset number-5 Xavier 70-56 in Omaha Tuesday night.

The Bluejays never trailed in the game as CU moved to 16-9 on the season and 7-5 in Big East play.

Creighton next plays Saturday night at Marquette.