OMAHA, Neb. - Due to the threat of inclement weather, the Creighton and Illinois State softball teams agreed this morning to reschedule games slated for this weekend. The Bluejays will now host the Redbirds for a doubleheader on Monday, April 22 beginning at noon CT at the CU Sports Complex.
The third game of the Illinois State series was not rescheduled.
As a result of the new doubleheader date, the single game between Creighton and Drake slated for 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 23 in Des Moines has been pushed back one week to April 30 when the Bluejays will visit the Bulldogs at 6 p.m.
Creighton (16-9) will travel to No. 7 Missouri (15-2) for a doubleheader beginning at 3 p.m. Tuesday. Game one of the doubleheader with the Tigers at University Field will be broadcast live by Fox Sports Midwest and Metro Sports KC. Game two will be broadcast on tape-delayed basis on Metro Sports KC.
Live stats and updates via @BluejaySoftball on Twitter will be available for both games.
SB: Providence at Creighton (5/3/14)
SB: DePaul at Creighton (4/18/14)
Creighton meets Villanova in a 16 inning thriller on the softball diamond.