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Creighton Gets Boost

Creighton Gets Boost

The Creighton basketball team is getting a big boost as it heads into the new Big East.  The NCAA is granting Grant Gibbs a waiver that gives him a sixth season of eligibility to play for the Bluejays.  Creighton’s assist leader the last two seasons played his first two years at Gonzaga before transferring, but missed two seasons with injuries.

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