Creighton defeats Arkansas-Little Rock 80-65
OMAHA, Neb. (AP)—P’Allen Stinnett led five Creighton players in double figures with 13 points and the Bluejays beat Arkansas-Little Rock 80-65 Sunday.
Kaleb Korver added 12 points, and Kenny Lawson Jr. narrowly missed his first career double-double with 11 points and nine rebounds. Antoine Young and Cavel Witter each finished with 10 points.
Solomon Bozeman and Matt Mouzy led the Trojans (1-3) with 16 points each.
Creighton (2-1) opened the second half with a 15-2 run to pull away from Little Rock, which closed the first half on its own 15-2 run to get within 35-30.
The Bluejays jumped ahead 14-4 to start the game and never trailed. Creighton extended its lead to 33-15 with 4:40 to go in the first half and led by as many as 23 in the second.