Bluejay fans can catch a glimpse of the 2013-14 Creighton basketball teams by attending “Bluejay Madness” at D.J. Sokol Arena inside the Wayne and Eileen Ryan Athletic Center on Friday, October 25. The event will coincide with Fox Sports 1’s “BIG EAST Tip-Off Party” telecast scheduled to air that night from 8-10 p.m., Central time. Creighton’s event at D.J. Sokol Arena will begin at 7:15 p.m., and will include introductions of both the women’s and men’s teams, a three-point shooting contest, scrimmages by both squads and comments to the crowd by head coaches Greg McDermott and Jim Flanery. Admission is free, seating is general admission and venue doors will open at 6:30 p.m.
The University unveiled its redefined logo to fans, including students, Jaybackers, faculty, staff, alumni and friends. Creighton’s membership in the BIG EAST Conference has ushered in a new era in athletics and the school hopes to strengthen their athletic brand, complete with a new look and athletic logo designs. Creighton is the only NCAA Division I program known officially as the Bluejays.