Creighton Men’s Basketball To Host Memphis Friday Night

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CU Athletics The second-seeded Creighton men's basketball team will host third-seeded Memphis in Second Round action of the National Invitation Tournament on Friday, March 22nd at 7:30 p.m. Central in a game that will be broadcast by ESPNU.

Creighton advanced to the Second Round with a 70-61 win over Loyola Chicago on Tuesday, while Memphis also won on Tuesday, defeating San Diego by a 74-60 count.

This will be the seventh all-time meeting in the series between the Bluejays and Tigers, which is tied 3-3. The clubs last met in 1967.

Ticket prices for the Memphis at Creighton second-round NIT game are $30 each for table seats, $20 each for all other lower bowl seats, $20 each for upper bowl mezzanine seats and $10 each for all other upper bowl seats (adult or youth). As per NIT rule, there are no complimentary tickets.

Tickets For Season Ticket Holders: Season ticket holders can purchase their regular season seat locations for the second-round NIT game by logging on to their MyCreighton Account (CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE) and selecting some or all of their season ticket locations. Season ticket holders are required to use their e-mail and password attached to their account to sign-in (if you share season tickets you will need to communicate with the primary account holder to purchase tickets). Tickets purchased through the MyCreighton account can be claimed in e-mail format or via the print-at-home option and can also be forwarded once purchased. Season ticket holders can also purchase some or all of their seat locations by visiting the Creighton Ticket Office inside the Ryan Athletic Center on campus from 9 am to 4:30 pm on weekdays.

Current open seats not sold as season tickets during the regular season as well as the potential of released season ticket seat locations by ticket holders will be available for purchase starting at 10 am today (Wednesday, March 20) via these methods:
• Ticketmaster online: CLICK HERE
• Ticketmaster by phone at 800-745-3000
• Stopping by the CHI Health Center Omaha Box Office during regular business hours (10 am – 6 pm)

Tickets For The General Public: All remaining unsold season ticket seats that haven't been purchased will be made available to the general public via Ticketmaster at date and time to be announced once the official game date and time is released.

Parking: Men's Basketball Jaybackers who received a packet of parking passes before the season should use the one marked "Game 20 – Creighton Bluejays 2018-19 Postseason Game #2 and pay the cash amount listed at the bottom of the pass ($12 for CHI Health Center Omaha Garage; $8 for Lot A or Lot B) to the lot attendant to gain entry. Please note that all of the parking lots will open two hours prior to when the venue doors open. Venue doors open 90 minutes prior to tip-off.

Video Streaming: The second-round NIT game will be available on the ESPN app.

Radio & Live Stats: The second-round NIT game will be broadcast live locally on 1620 The Zone (KOZN 1620 AM). Per NIT rule, the game audio will not be streamed or available via computer or mobile devices. Live stats will be available by clicking on the link at

Creighton Student Tickets: Creighton students with valid identification will be admitted free of charge to the second-round NIT game and those tickets will be distributed at the CHI Health Center Omaha "Creighton Student" ticket window starting 90 minutes prior to tip-off.

For more information on Creighton's NIT second-round game, click on this link: