Georgetown Game Thread

Talk about YOUR Creighton Bluejays!

Return to Men's Hoops

Re: Georgetown Game Thread

Postby mredle » Sat Jan 06, 2018 11:31 pm

I wish Marcus would post up now and put the fade away in the deep freeze
mredle
 
Posts: 1338
Joined: Wed Feb 08, 2012 4:06 pm

 

Re: Georgetown Game Thread

Postby cujaysfan » Sat Jan 06, 2018 11:52 pm

PSA for those that didn't get to see it live

full game HD replay here

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21y4WGNSCP8
User avatar
cujaysfan
 
Posts: 5040
Joined: Tue Jun 28, 2011 3:34 am

Re: Georgetown Game Thread

Postby section202jay » Sat Jan 06, 2018 11:58 pm

Marcus just had a bad game. He was shooting 50% on the year coming into this game.

Mintz and Hegner were massive. If we get that sort of contribution from them the rest of the season we could win 12 conference games.
Twitter @PRspcDerek
User avatar
section202jay
 
Posts: 1610
Joined: Wed Dec 21, 2011 12:13 pm
Location: Bellevue, Neb.

Re: Georgetown Game Thread

Postby RVB » Sun Jan 07, 2018 1:37 am

Jon's notes from the game: Davion Mintz answers call for improved play; Jays finally leave D.C. with win and more

http://www.omaha.com/creighton/mens-bas ... c347e.html
RVB
 
Posts: 5560
Joined: Tue Jun 28, 2011 4:40 am

Re: Georgetown Game Thread

Postby McKinney's Neighbor » Sun Jan 07, 2018 8:26 am

Great team win. Many good performances across the board. Any time we can dominate a conference opponent on the road with Foster’s D game, that’s a great sign.
McKinney's Neighbor
 
Posts: 1063
Joined: Tue Jun 28, 2011 5:07 am
Location: Only those establishments with $8 parking.

Re: Georgetown Game Thread

Postby Polyfro » Sun Jan 07, 2018 10:58 am

#GoJays
User avatar
Polyfro
Moderator
 
Posts: 2686
Joined: Tue Jun 28, 2011 2:02 am
Location: Miramar

Re: Georgetown Game Thread

Postby Chicagojayfan » Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:58 pm

Polyfro wrote:Here's the Morning After recap:

http://whiteandbluereview.com/morning-a ... by-hegner/


Great re-cap and great that you noticed the Defense Hegner played yesterday. It was one of the more impressive jobs I've seen by a post defender at Creighton in a long time.

He fronted Govan and when he couldn't front he pushed him out far enough to keep him from any easy spots in the paint. Then when he did get the ball, he used footwork and positioning to hold his own against a big guy who has scored a lot

Was great to see him shooting like that. He's really stepped up his game offensively this year. His passing is crisp and he's added a few non-3PT things to his game as well. Also the consistent minutes and shots seem to be increasing his confidence with the ball.

Right now in conference play:

24.3 minutes / 11.0 Points / 4.0 rebounds / 1.3 assists / 0.3 Steals / 0.5 blocks
2 pt% - .467 / 3PT % - .471 / FT % - .857
per 40 in conference - 18.1 ppg, 6.6 rebounds, 2.1 assists, 0.8 blocks

by comparison...
28.4 minutes / 9.5 ppg / 3.9 rebounds / 0.8 assists / 0.0 blocks
2 pt% - .500 (he only had 2 2pt shots) / 3 PT% - .455 / FT - .864

FYI, the second one is Wragge. Hegner will never have the quick release Wragge had, but with the guys around him, all he needs to do is knock down shots like he's doing right now and keep playing the kind of defense he played yesterday.

In particular the defense helps us so much. Not only is he active in helping to hedge and cut off penetration, he's been able to play most of the bigs we are seeing solo in the paint.
Chicagojayfan
 
Posts: 2132
Joined: Tue Mar 27, 2012 12:53 pm

Re: Georgetown Game Thread

Postby go_jays » Sun Jan 07, 2018 5:23 pm

Nice job bringing up those numbers to compare. Really does shine a light on how well Toby has responded to his senior year and to the injuries he's had. Kudos to him! And Mac and staff continue to show how innovative they can be... playing him in the role of 5 when defending and at the 4 when attacking... a little like how they used Doug and Ethan after Echenique left. How better can his skill-set be utilized?
go_jays
 
Posts: 1137
Joined: Mon Feb 20, 2012 2:22 pm

Re: Georgetown Game Thread

Postby AttyAlum » Sun Jan 07, 2018 11:16 pm

Durango Jay wrote:
bluejayfan00 wrote:Joseph on that block.. :shock:


I would say that was probably the most athletic play I've seen in a Bluejay uniform. Unreal hops.


Really? I can think of several plays just this year that were more athletic.
"But I truly care about Creighton and the fans and what they've done for me the last three years. I want to give them one more year and take care of business in the Big East so we can prove people wrong.'' ---- Doug McDermott
User avatar
AttyAlum
 
Posts: 4077
Joined: Tue Jun 28, 2011 4:02 am

Re: Georgetown Game Thread

Postby Durango Jay » Mon Jan 08, 2018 7:58 am

Okay, Foster’s dunk on the inbound was truly amazing(I forget who that was against). I guess you are right.
User avatar
Durango Jay
 
Posts: 501
Joined: Tue Jun 28, 2011 4:35 am
Location: 7326' above MSL

PreviousNext

Return to Men's Hoops

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests