Creighton's explosive offense
Behind All-American McDermott, Bluejays might have nation's best O
Am I the only one who thinks Creighton's offense is a pretty great story? Here you have a program -- which by the way was a mid-major until this season -- that boasts what may be the best offense in Division I. Meaning this offense may be just as good as Oklahoma State's, could possibly be better than Arizona's and is very likely superior to Ohio State's. That's the kind of attack Bluejays opponents must somehow prepare for, starting with Arizona State in the upcoming Wooden Legacy tournament.
And it's Creighton we're talking about, a small university that draws largely unheralded recruits (current Bluejays rated as top 100 out of high school: 0) to play in Omaha, Neb., for a program that just wrapped up a 37-year stint in the reputedly staid and straight-arrow Missouri Valley Conference. Indeed the reason this program is no longer a mid-major in the first place may very well be the offense the Bluejays have put on display over the past two seasons.
To read John Gasaway's full breakdown of Creighton's explosive offense, sign up for Insider today.
MORE MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL HEADLINES
- No. 15 Iowa State holds off No. 19 Texas
- UW dismisses Upshaw for violating team rules
- UNC catches fire late to put away Syracuse
- Unbeatens Kentucky, Virginia still atop AP poll
MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM
Insider on ESPN.com
John Gasaway compares this Virginia team to the great Cavs of the 80's.