Doug McDermott scored 23 points to become Creighton's all-time scoring leader and the top-seeded Bluejays defeated Drake 65-53 on Friday in the quarterfinals of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament. In Saturday's semifinals, Creighton (25-7) will play 5th seeded Indiana
State, which defeated Evansville 51-50 on Friday. McDermott, an Ames High alum, now has 2,129 points; 13 more than Rodney Buford, who played for the Bluejays from 1995 to 1999. Richard Carter scored 14 points and Seth VanDeest scored 13 for ninth-seeded Drake (15-17).