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.