NU, CU Both Receive WNIT Bids

The Nebraska and Creighton women’s basketball teams have both been chosen to play in the WNIT.

The Huskers will host Northern Iowa in the first round of the 64-team tournament on Thursday with tipoff expected at 7pm.  It’s NU’s fifth consecutive postseason tourney bid and first appearance in the WNIT since 2009.

Creighton’s women will play in their ninth straight postseason.  The Bluejays will visit South Dakota in a first-round matchup Wednesday night.