The Georgetown Hoyas (5-12) lost to the #11 Creighton Bluejays (12-5) on Wednesday night in Omaha, 76-91. Not only was this Georgetown’s fifth straight loss, it was the Hoyas’ fifth loss in Omaha in as many years. With the win, Creighton stays in contention for finishing first as Villanova beat Seton Hall.
The Hoyas had a bit of a slow start shooting, 2-10 FGs, but pulled the score to 20-21 before seeing the Bluejays going on a 22-5 run and taking a comfortable lead for the last 25+ minutes of the game.
Creighton enjoyed some home-cooking by way of a terrific night shooting from distance (17-36, 47.