The following will tell you everything you need to know about where it all went wrong for Creighton.
- Ryan Kelly, the stud scorer who helped lead the Blue Devils all season, recorded his third foul with 3:19 left in the first half. He did not foul out.
- Mason Plumlee, who was the Devils leading scorer all season, recorded his fourth foul with 17:48 to play in the game. He didn't foul out until the last two minutes.
- Doug McDermott made the Jays' first three-point shot with 13:53 left in the first half to cut the score to 11-7. They did not make another three until there was 1:24 left , finishing 2-for-19 from long range.