Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Tiebreaker Times
LAWRENCE, KS - December 29, 2021 - guard Remy Martin #11 of the Kansas Jayhawks during the game between the Nevada Wolf Pack and the Kansas Jayhawks in Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, KS. Photo by Kansas Athletics


Remy Martin’s all-around effort secures Sweet 16 berth for Kansas

Remy Martin had another solid outing as top-seeded Kansas slipped past ninth-seeded Creighton for a 79-72 second-round victory in the Midwest region of the NCAA tournament, Sunday morning (Manila Time) at Dickies Arena in Forth Worth, Texas.

The short-handed Bluejays managed to keep up with the Jayhawks early on as neither team could gain enough separation from the other.

Martin, who came off the bench for the second straight game, generated 16 points before closing the first half with a 39-38 lead.

Both teams engaged in a back-and-forth affair in the second half as Creighton attempted to pull off the upset. However, key defensive stops made by Kansas in the final minute of the game allowed them to outlast their opponent and escape with the narrow victory.

Martin ended the night with a team-high 20 points on 7-of-14 shooting from the field to go with seven rebounds and four assists.

Ochai Agbaji and Jalen Wilson both provided a lift as well after contributing 15 and 14 markers, respectively.

Arthur Kaluma, meanwhile, led the way for Creighton with 24 points and 12 rebounds.

Remy Martin and the rest of the Jayhawks will advance to the Sweet 16 to take on the fourth-seeded Providence at United Center on March 25, Friday (Manila Time).

#ReadMore  Dawn Macandili learning patience while remaining a shut-down libero
Written By

Student. Writer. Manager. Blue Eagle

You May Also Like


It was not just meant to be once again for the millions of Filipinos that watched the 2022 NBA Rookie Draft. Just like in...


Remy Martin lifted University of Kansas to the 2022 NCAA national basketball championship after successfully carving out a 72-69 victory over North Carolina in...


Kansas successfully imposed its will after cruising past second-seeded Villanova for an 81-65 victory in the Final Four of the NCAA tournament, Sunday morning...


Remy Martin is currently in the midst of a dream run with Kansas. As the top seed in the Midwest Region of the NCAA...


Remy Martin first made a name for himself in the basketball scene after suiting up for Arizona State from 2017-21. Though he has established...


Remy Martin and top-seeded Kansas stormed back against 10th-seeded Miami, emerging victorious with a lopsided 76-50 win in the Elite Eight round of the...


Top-seeded Kansas survived a late scare from fourth-seeded Providence as Remy Martin carried the team on his back to emerge with a 66-61 victory...


Top-seed Kansas asserted its dominance against the 16th-seeded Texas Southern, securing an 83-56 opening-round victory in the Midwest region of the NCAA Tournament, Friday...