“We had some miscommunication on the 3s,” said Young, who led Creighton with 18 points while playing the entire game. “We had some trouble listening to Coach as a group tonight.”
That became a focus of Creighton’s postgame discussion.
“As coaches, we shouldn’t have to repeat ourselves,” McDermott said. “These are great guys and they’re fun to coach. We’re talented enough in my opinion to play with a lot of teams.
“But you have to be disciplined enough to beat them. That’s where we’re lacking right now.”