The Creighton University men’s basketball team will play at Akron on Saturday, Feb. 19, as part of the 9th Annual BracketBusters event. Creighton’s game will not be televised by the ESPN networks, and a gametime will be announced in the near future.
Akron is currently 12-9 overall and 3-4 in the Mid-American Conference. The Zips, who are 8-2 at home, have not played any common opponents with Creighton this season. Creighton is 14-9 this season and 6-5 in the Missouri Valley Conference.
Creighton won the only previous meeting with the Zips in the 2006 National Invitation Tournament, 71-60, at Qwest Center Omaha. Creighton is 6-2 all-time in BracketBusters games (1-1 on the road), and 3-4 in return trips. That inclues a 4-2 mark in televied games and 2-0 mark in non-televised contests.