Creighton’s Baylor Scheierman has been named Big East Player of the Week.
He helped the Bluejays to a pair of impressive road wins over Oklahoma State and Nebraska. Scheierman averaged 22.5 points and 9.0 rebounds last week, sinking nine 3-pointers in the two games. He leads the conference with 19.3 points per game and 29 three-pointers on the season.
Creighton is ranked 10th in this week’s AP Top 25, 11th in the coaches rankings and fourth in the NCAA’s first NET rankings of the winter.
The Jays are focusing on final exams this week before hosting Central Michigan Saturday at 1 p.m.