- After two consecutive seasons of being an award finalist, the third time was a charm for Creighton University senior Doug McDermott, as he was named winner of the 2014 Naismith Trophy for Men’s College Player of the Year presented by AT&T.
- When the invitations to the NCAA men’s basketball tournament were handed out Sunday, many saw the potential match-up between Nebraska and Creighton on Sunday. However, neither team is showing any willingness to look past their first game on Friday.
- The Creighton men’s basketball team is all set to head to its first Big East Tournament in New York City. Officially, Madison Square Garden is a neutral venue, but the Bluejays are enjoying the news that their fans have purchased more than 3,000 tickets.
- Inductees for the 2014 class of the Omaha Sports Hall of Fame at the Durham Museum were announced Tuesday, December 17th, 2013. “It is an outstanding group of inductees, certainly worthy of this recognition” said Dr. Jack Lewis of the Omaha Sports Hall of Fame.
- The Creighton Prep Junior Jays will carry a 3-1 record into District play thanks in large part to their big play potential. Two seniors have provided a spark and both players are being recruited by top college programs.