In men’s college hoops, number 8 Creighton was edged 73-72 at fifth-ranked Kansas.
Jalen Wilson nailed a tie-breaking 3-pointer with 42 seconds left. Down three with 1.1 seconds left, the Bluejays had a chance to tie it but Marcus Zegarowski missed his final free throw after being fouled on a 3-point attempt. The rebound was batted out of bounds as time expired and KU escaped with the win.
CU is now 3-1. The Jays welcome Nebraska to CHI Health Center Omaha on Friday at 6 p.m. The pre-game starts at 5 on KJSK.
Before the Huskers visit Creighton they host Georgia Tech this evening in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
Nebraska brings a 3-1 record into the game, while the Yellow Jackets are 1-2. Tipoff is set for 6:15 p.m. with pre-game coverage on KJSK starting an hour earlier.