Chicago Tribune says school has confirmed acceptance of league offer.
Butler and Xavier are leaving the Atlantic 10. Creighton departs the Missouri Valley Conference.
Bluejays win second-straight tourney crown at St. Louis.
Bluejays prevailed over Indiana St. in Saturday’s semifinal at Scottrade Center
The lone senior starter for No. 25 Creighton stepped up when it counted, scoring eight of his 14 points in overtime as the Bluejays survived Illinois State’s bid for a second straight upset.
Though spring training is in full swing, the MVC Tourney has invaded St. Louis, and the Blues had one of the best road trips in franchise history, the biggest headlines of the week probably belonged to the St. Louis Rams.
Creighton goes for a seventh consecutive victory – and third over the Redbirds this season – in Sunday’s MVC championship in St. Louis.