McDermott gets 500th win as Bluejays beat Xavier

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CINCINNATI, Ohio (WOWT) -- Creighton beat Xavier 77-65 Saturday to get back in the win column.

The Bluejays are now 2-2 in the conference.

Mitch Ballock led the way with 19 points. He shot 5/9 from beyond the arc.

The victory was coach Greg McDermott's 500th of his career.

Prior to Saturday, The Jays fell to Butler and Villanova, both ranked teams, in back to back games.