Omaha, Neb. — The BIG EAST released the conference portion of the 2019-20 schedule for Creighton Women’s Basketball on Thursday, Sept. 12. The Bluejays will continue the true round robin format, playing each of their nine BIG EAST opponents at home and on the road.
Creighton begins conference action on the road for the second consecutive season, opening BIG EAST action at Georgetown on December 29th for a 1:00 pm battle with the Hoyas. Creighton continues the road trip at Villanova on December 31st, playing at 12:00 pm.
Creighton’s first BIG EAST home game will be on January 3rd when the Bluejays welcome Marquette at 7:00 pm. Two days later the Bluejays battle DePaul at 1:00 pm. The first of three nationally televised games follows as the Bluejays face off with travel partner Providence on Saturday, Jan. 11th at 11:00 am on CBS Sports Network
The annual trip to New Jersey and New York starts on Jan. 17th at Seton Hall for a kids game at 10:00 am, then Creighton battles the Red Storm at 1:00 pm on Jan. 19th.
Creighton returns home for to wrap up the first half of league play against Xavier (Jan. 24th at 7:00 pm), Butler on Jan. 26th at 1:00 pm.
The second half of BIG EAST play begins with a three-game road trip starting at defending tournament champion DePaul on Jan. 31st at 7:00 pm, while the Bluejays face Marquette to open February at 2:00 pm on Feb. 2. A single game with Providence completes the stretch on Feb. 8th at 12:00 pm.
Creighton returns home on Valentines Day for its annual Pink Game, this year the Bluejays take on St. John’s at 6:00 pm on FS2 for the event. The following home game brings Seton Hall to Omaha on Feb. 16th at 1:00 pm.
The Bluejays final road trip of the regular season sends Creighton to Indianapolis to battle Butler on Feb. 21 at 6:00 pm, then Xavier on Feb. 23rd at 1:00 pm.
The regular season wraps up against Villanova (Feb. 28th at 6:00 pm on FS1) and Georgetown on March 1st at 1:00 pm.
The BIG EAST tournament will be held at the Wintrust Arena in Chicago, Ill. for the third consecutive year with the tournament beginning on March 6 and wrapping up on March 9.