So much for talk of Creighton and Southern Illinois being replaced by the MVC's new contenders.
It was billed Kaman vs. Korver. But Manciel led CMU to an upset of Creighton.
Kyle Korver had 19 points and No. 19 Creighton escaped with a one-point win for the second straight day, beating Wichita State 70-69 Sunday in the semifinals of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament.
Creighton stumbled into the semifinals of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament.
Kent Williams scored 24 points and Jermaine Dearman added 18 to lead Southern Illinois to a 70-62 victory over Creighton (No. 18 ESPN/USA Today, No. 17 AP) on Saturday night.
From his rock-star looks to long-range shooting, Kyle Korver is all the rage in Omaha.
Kyle Korver and Creighton made the most of their national attention with a close win over Fresno State.
Kyle Korver scored 27 points as No. 18 Creighton matched the highest win total in school history with a 67-66 victory over Fresno State.
Kyle Korver scored 12 of his 15 points in the first half and (No. 18 ESPN/USA Today, No. 17 AP) Creighton beat Indiana State 77-54 on Wednesday night.
Aaron Hogg scored 27 points on 9-of-12 shooting, including the go-ahead layup with 52 seconds left, to lead Wichita State to an 80-74 upset of Creighton in a Missouri Valley Conference game.
Kyle Korver's shot was way off the first 35 minutes of the game, and he was on the bench the last five.
Michael Lindeman scored a career-high 21 points and No. 13 Creighton beat Bradley 88-65 on Saturday night.
Kyle Korver scored 14 points and DeAnthony Bowden added 12 off the bench as Creighton (No. 15 ESPN/USA Today, No. 16 AP) rolled to a 74-46 victory -- its most lopsided win since Dec. 14.
Kyle Korver scored 23 points as (No. 9 ESPN/USA Today, No. 10 AP) Creighton rallied from a double-digit deficit in the second half and beat TCU 89-79 Sunday.
Like Dan Dickau before him, Kyle Korver is proving All-American talent can be found at a mid-major.
Cuffle scored 25 points and limited Korver, a national Player of the Year candidate, to just five as Evansville upset No. 9 Creighton, 74-66, in a Missouri Valley Conference matchup.