MBB: UT Arlington at No. 25 Creighton - Postgame Notes

Dec. 18, 2017

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UT Arlington 81 at No. 25 Creighton 90
Monday, December 18, 2017 • Omaha, Neb.


  • The loss at No. 25 Creighton dropped UTA to 8-4 on the season and improved the Bluejays to 9-2.
  • Senior Kevin Hervey scored 24 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for the program-record setting 30th double-double of his career and the 5th of the season. He surpassed Paul Renfro who registered 29 from 1976-80.
  • Hervey grabbed 11 rebounds at Creighton, giving him 740 in his career. He moved into 6th on the UTA list for career rebounds, passing Steven Thomas (737 from 2002-06).
  • Junior Davion Turner set career highs with three 3-point field goals and six attempts at Creighton.
  • Senior Kaelon Wilson scored 15 points at Creighton, marking the 8th time he has scored in double figures this season and the fourth straight game.
  • UTA registered 12 steals at No. 25 Creighton, the most in a single game this season.
  • Creighton's Marcus Foster, a native of Wichita Falls, Texas, scored 32 points against UTA - the most for a Maverick opponent this season. The previous high as Alabama's Collin Sexton's 29.
  • Following the Creighton game, UTA returns to College Park Center Thursday, Dec. 21 for a 7 p.m. (CST) tipoff against Cal Poly. UTA opens Sun Belt play Dec. 29 at Coastal Carolina.
  • Creighton remains home Wednesday to host USC Upstate in an 8 p.m.(CST) tipoff in CenturyLink Center Omaha. The Bluejays open Big East play on Dec. 28 at Seton Hall.




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