Five Bluejays reached double-figures, led by 29 from sophomore Marissa Janning, as the Creighton women’s basketball team defeated Xavier 79-50 on Wednesday. The win lifted Creighton to 11-7 on the season and 5-1 in BIG EAST play. With just over nine minutes to play, Creighton turned a 15-10 deficit into a 28-17 lead as the Bluejays mounted an 18-2 run, including 14 straight points to take control of the game in a span of seven minutes. Creighton had a ten-point halftime lead and never looked back.
Creighton returns to action on Saturday, Jan. 18 as the Bluejays travel to Indianapolis to face Butler at 5 pm (CT).