The Creighton men’s basketball program moved up in both major polls going up two spots to No. 23 in the Associated Press poll, and jumping three slots to 21st in the coaches poll.
Senior Antoine Young has been named as one of 65 nominees for the 2012 Bob Cousy Award. The annual honor, named for Hall of Famer and former Boston Celtic great, recognizes the top point guards in college basketball.
Young, a senior from Bellevue, Neb,. is averaging 9.9 points and 4.3 assists per game for Creighton. He also ranks 51st nationally with a 2.29 assist/turnover ratio.