Postseason NIT - Creighton vs Loyola-Chicago Final: 70-61 - Recap

Martin Krampelj scored 17 points leading Creighton to a 70-61 victory over Loyola-Chicago at CenturyLink Center-NE on Tuesday.

Creighton was the ATS victor, as they covered the -8.0-point spread as a favorite.

Marcus Zegarowski had 12 points for Creighton and Davion Mintz chipped in with 11 points. Ty-Shon Alexander had 7 assists for them, while Martin Krampelj was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Loyola-Chicago got 18 points from Aher Uguak in a losing cause and another 17 points from Cameron Krutwig. Marques Townes contributed 8 assists for them, while Lucas Williamson had 9 rebounds.

Creighton led at halftime, $HalfScore.

The rebound battle favored Creighton as they grabbed 29 boards, while Loyola-Chicago only had 24