2014-2015 Creighton Bluejays Men's Basketball Schedule
It's never easy in the Big East, but the Creighton Bluejays
tend to have plenty of playmakers that make sure that the team won't go quietly, and that's definitely not something that's
going to change any time in the near future. In 2013-2014, the Bluejays racked up more wins in the conference than every other
team except for Villanova, giving their fans another unbelievable season loaded with big-time wins and bench-gripping moments.
But even though a 14-4 conference record is great, the Bluejays know that their talented team can do even more, providing
more than enough incentive to snag a few seats and make sure that you're right in the heart of the action throughout the season.
schedule, like every year, is loaded with unbelievable games that will have fans talking all over town, guaranteeing that
CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska is sure to be absolutely filled to the brim with passion and excitement all season long
as Creighton looks to shoot their way up the conference standings. Against teams like DePaul, Seton Hall, Oklahoma and more,
the Bluejays have some prominent matchups against other powerhouse programs, which will keep them on their toes as they look
to shoot their way right back to the top of the standings.
But you just don't want to make the mistake of thinking that
the season is only about CenturyLink Center in Omaha, as this is a team that plays in front of plenty of fans when they take
to the road to take on a top-tier rival. Come out and see an exciting matchup featuring the Bluejays on the road and you might
just end up seeing this team from a completely new perspective that will have you kicking yourself for not coming out to seeing
a big road game a whole lot sooner. No matter what you're looking for, the schedule has a little something for you, and this
is a team that the rest of the conference will definitely be keeping an eye on all season long.
Basketball Team Info
The Creighton Bluejays play in the Big East, a league that is tough each and every season. With
programs like Butler, Georgetown, Marquette and other powerhouses in the mix in the newly formed conference, Creighton always
has plenty of competition for the top spot in the standings. The Bluejays always seem to have a lot of talented players on
their roster, something that speaks to the quality recruiting of the program and the strength of the university as a whole.
Over the years, the Bluejays have become staples of the local sports scene for a reason, and it definitely isn't because there
is a lack of excitement from game to game and season to season as the Bluejays look to solidify themselves as major players
in the Big East.
The NCAA Basketball Experience
There's nothing like seeing a college basketball game
in person, as it's one of the most exciting things you can witness in the sports world. Get out to a big game and see all
the rim-rocking jams for yourself as the Bluejays look to make a big move up the Big East standings this season. Once you're
there watching the big game alongside thousands of your fellow fans, you'll definitely be glad that you're not sitting anywhere
else, as this is a sport that springs to a completely different level when you get a chance to see it in person. Over the
years, the Bluejays have become staples of the local sports scene for a reason, and it definitely isn't because there is a
lack of excitement from game to game and season to season as the Bluejays look to solidify themselves as major players in
the Big East.
Creighton Bluejays Basketball History
With a history that dates all the way back to 1917,
this is a program that has given fans nearly a century's worth of big-time thrills and top-tier college basketball. Though
there was a bit of an up and down with their program for a few decades, they really pulled it all together in the 60s and
70s, ushering the Bluejays to the next level of college basketball and largely putting the program on the map. More recently,
the Bluejays have continued to bring together one great team after another, landing in the Big Dance many times since 1999
and routinely giving their fans some memorable seasons in the process. With a program looking to improve their stature in
the Big East with another talented roster, this is a team in which the sky seems to be the limit, helping to create plenty
of buzz around their Omaha, Nebraska campus.
Creighton Bluejays Basketball Trivia
The Bluejays have had
four players end up being three-time All-Americans. Can you name the players?
The answers are Paul Silas, Benoit Benjamin,
Rick Apke and Doug McDermott. McDermott wasn't just content with being an All-American in 2012 and 2013, as he was once again
an All-American in 2014 on his way to becoming the first Bluejay ever to win the AP Player of the Year Award.
Bluejays Basketball Fans
True, there are plenty of options for seeing a big game these days, though there is still
no substitution for the experience you can get from the stands. There is an electric atmosphere to every college basketball
game that cannot be duplicated in sports, and fans of the Creighton Blue Jays always show up in big numbers for home games.
Though we all know that there are plenty of ways to keep up with the action these days, and it can be tempting to just catch
the highlights on your smart phone and call it a day, being there at CenturyLink Center alongside up to 18,560 fans will give
you a completely different level of experience of the Creighton Bluejays. When the clock is ticking down and two great teams
are battling it out, the fanfare emanating from the stands will be something to behold, elevating the entire experience in
a very big way as the Bluejays look to deliver some prominent wins this year.