Omaha Collegiate Sports: CU & UNO Basketball

CU Basketball

The Creighton men’s basketball team cruised to an 81-55 win over Kennesaw State to open the 2019-20 season on Tuesday night. A trio of Bluejays scored in double-figures led by junior Ty-Shon Alexander¬†with 19.

The Bluejays move to 1-0 on the year with its 25th straight home-opening victory, while Kennesaw State fell to 0-1 in its first game under new head coach Amir Abdur-Rahim

Creighton returns to action next Tuesday, traveling to Michigan at 5:30 pm for the Gavitt Tipoff Games.

UNO Basketball

The Omaha men’s basketball team opened its 2019-20 campaign Tuesday night, falling 68-54 to Wichita State at Charles Koch Arena.

Omaha makes its home debut on Thursday, Nov. 7, welcoming Midland to Baxter Arena at Noon.