The men’s and women’s basketball clubs at Nebraska and Creighton are all getting ready to start the regular season next Monday. 

The Husker men fell to Colorado 72-61 in an exhibition game Sunday in Boulder.  The regular season for Fred Hoiberg’s team begins against Maine.  Monday’s tipoff at Pinnacle Bank Arena is set for 7 p.m. 

Ninth-ranked Creighton posted a 109-57 exhibition victory over Division II Drury on Sunday.  The Bluejays will host St. Thomas in their opener, with tipoff set for 7:30 p.m. at CHI Health Center. 

In women’s hoops, NU topped Washburn 70-27 in an exhibition contest Sunday at PBA.  Nebraska will host Omaha Monday at Noon.  And following a 97-34 tuneup against Truman State last Saturday, Creighton visits South Dakota State that night for its regular season lid-lifter.