Creighton opens play today in the Big East basketball tournament. The fourth-seeded Bluejays take on number 5-seed Providence.
CU is 21-10 on the season. The Friars are 19-12 on the year. Both clubs went 10-8 in conference play.
The two teams split the season series, with the Jays winning 83-64 in Omaha on December 31st, but losing 85-71 in Rhode Island on January 20th.
Today’s tipoff at Madison Square Garden is set for 1:30 p.m. Central. The game will be televised nationally on FS1.