Creighton Over DePaul 82-57

Creighton Over DePaul 82-57
Creighton guard Marcus Foster reacts to a dunk against DePaul. Foster finished with 29 points on 19 shots. (The Associated Press)

Marcus Foster¬†scored a game-high 20 points in his last game in Omaha, helping the Creighton men’s basketball team close out Senior Night with an 82-57 victory over DePaul on Tuesday night before a sellout crowd of 18,191.

Creighton improved to 21-9, while jumping to 10-7 in league play. The victory also secures a top-six seed in next week’s BIG EAST Tournament, presented by Jeep. DePaul falls to 11-19 in their campaign, while dropping to 4-13 in the BIG EAST, with its eighth straight loss against the Bluejays.

Creighton will finish off their regular season on the road against Marquette on Saturday, March 3, with scheduled tip-off at 1:30 pm (CT).