Creighton head coach Greg McDermott, right, calls instructions as Eastern Illinois guard LeTrell Viser passes the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
Nati Harnik
November 28, 2014

NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jarvis Summers scored 23 points and Mississippi closed with a 12-3 run to beat No. 23 Creighton 75-68 on Friday night in the Emerald Coast Classic.

Summers was 6 of 14 from the field and made 9 of 10 free throws for the Rebels (4-1).

LaDarius White scored 16 of his 18 points in the second half, and Martavious Newby had all nine of his points in the final 2 minutes.

Isaiah Zierden led Creighton (5-1) with 18 points. Austin Chatman added 15, and Devin Brooks had 14.

Mississippi will play Cincinnati on Saturday night, and Creighton will face Middle Tennessee. Cincinnati beat Middle Tennessee 69-51 in the first game.

Newby made a 3-pointer to put the Rebels ahead with 1:50 left. After Creighton missed free throw, the Rebels made it 68-65 on M.J. Rhett's jumper with 1:03 left.

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