On a day when Creighton picked up its most impressive road win of the season, the Bluejays’ postgame celebration was more muted than usual. It’s unclear the severity of the injury at this time, but Creighton coach Greg McDermott told reporters in Cincinnati that the team’s trainers are optimistic Watson didn’t sustain any ligament damage. Greg McDermott tells @fs1 that Maurice Watson Jr. ligaments are solid.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Rodney Bullock scored 22 points, Kyron Cartwright nearly had a triple-double and Providence cruised to 74-56 win over Georgetown on Monday night. Cartwright had 16 points, a career-high nine rebounds and 11 assists, Jalen Lindsey scored
Only ten other coaches have accomplished what University of North Carolina’s Roy Williams did on Monday night. With the Tar Heels’ 85-68 win over Syracuse, Williams became the 11th coach in college basketball history to notch his 800th career win. “Two hundred is more impressive than 100, so when you get to 800 not a lot of guys have done that,” Williams told local media after the game. “So I’m human.