|McDermott grows from 'nice' to dominant|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 20 March 2014 11:02|
There in black and white was Doug McDermott's stat line: 12 points on 4-of-12 shooting to go with six rebounds in the freshman's third career game.
At the time, Marlin predicted McDermott would be a nice player.
What an understatement.
When No. 3-seed Creighton (26-7) and No. 14 Louisiana-Lafayette (23-11) meet again Friday in the second round of the West Regional, Marlin will see up close how that ''nice player'' has grown into a one of the country's most prolific scorers and a top contender for just about every national player of the year award as a senior.