2014 Graduate to Suit Up for the Den Helder Kings
Annual Commencement on National Mall Highlights Weeklong Activities
GW Men's Basketball's Thursday Open Practice and Media Availability at the 2014 NCAA Tournament
Guard Led GW to 2-0 Week With Team-High 22.0 Points and 6.0 Rebounds
Colonials Outscore Pride, 40-24, in Second Half to Improve to 11-1
WTTG Fox5 Feature: Scott Smith Hosts The Zeek & Creek Show with Maurice Creek and Isaiah Armwood
Maurice Creek on NewsChannel 8's SportsTalk with Alex Parker & Glenn Harris
WJLA ABC-7 Feature: Maurice Creek and GW Men's Basketball is Hottest Team in D.C.
An introduction to the 2013-14 GW Men's Basketball team and the 'Zeek & Creek Show.'
Check out this video to find out all you need to know about GW newcomer Maurice Creek
2014 Third Team All-Atlantic 10 selection ... Member of GW's Fall 2013 Athletic Academic Dean's List with 3.0+ GPA ... 80 three-pointers led team and were second-most in single season in program history ... Led GW and finished 15th in A-10 in scoring at 14.1 points per game ... Finished fourth in A-10 with 80 threes, seventh in league at 40 percent behind arc (80-200) ... Averaged 22.0 points on 14-of-24 shooting behind the arc over final three regular season games, including 24 points and career-high six 3-pointers vs. Fordham (3/8/14). Named A-10 Player of the Week on March 11 ... Dished out career-high seven assists, added 11 points in victory at George Mason (1/25/14) ... Named A-10 Co-Player of the Week on Dec. 9, averaged 21.5 points in wins over Rutgers (12/4/13) and Maryland (12/8/13), including 25 points and game-winning jumper with 0.6 seconds left versus the Terrapins. Subject, along with GW's hot 9-1 start, of one-page feature in Dec. 23 edition of Sports Illustrated ... Scored 24 of 27 points in second half in comeback win at Manhattan (11/16/13). Matched career-high five 3-pointers for second consecutive game.
At Indiana from 2009-13
Graduated from Indiana University in May 2013. Creek averaged 7.2 points on 43 percent shooting, including 36 percent from three-point range, 2.0 rebounds and nearly 16 minutes over 54 career games with the Big Ten's Hoosiers, but was hampered by injuries during three of his four seasons from 2009-13.
During his debut season in 2009-10, Creek was among the highest scoring freshmen in the country, averaging 16.4 points through 12 games, including 31 against No. 4 Kentucky in December 2009, before succumbing to a season-ending injury. He also averaged 8.3 points through 18 games of the 2010-11 season, as well as 1.8 points in 24 games in 2012-13 as Indiana spent the entire season ranked in the top 10 and reached the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16.
A native of Oxon Hill, Md., Creek earned Washington Post honorable mention All-Met honors as a sophomore at Oxon Hill High School in 2007 before playing his junior season at South Kent (Conn.) School and senior year at Hargrave Military Academy, where he was the among the nation's top shooting guards and a Top 100 prospect by Scout, Rivals and ESPN.
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