OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Ryan Hawkins had 14 points, seven rebounds and five steals as Creighton narrowly defeated Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 70-65 on Saturday.

Arthur Kaluma had 12 points for Creighton (6-1). Alex O'Connell added 11 points.

Ray'Sean Taylor had 17 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists for the Cougars (2-5). DeeJuan Pruitt added 13 points. Shamar Wright had 13 points and seven rebounds.

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