Creighton (2-0) vs. Nebraska (1-1)

Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln, Nebraska; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Creighton and Nebraska both look to put winning streaks together . Each team won at home in their last game. Nebraska earned a 74-65 win over Sam Houston on Friday, while Creighton won 51-44 over Kennesaw State on Thursday.

SQUAD LEADERS: Nebraska's Bryce McGowens has averaged 27 points and 5.5 rebounds while Alonzo Verge Jr. has put up 19.5 points, seven rebounds and six assists. For the Bluejays, Alex O'Connell has averaged 16.5 points, 7.5 rebounds and three steals while Ryan Hawkins has put up 11 points and 10.5 rebounds.ACCURATE ALEX: O'Connell has connected on 30.8 percent of the 13 3-pointers he's attempted. He's also made 100 percent of his foul shots this season.

DID YOU KNOW: Nebraska has attempted the sixth-most free throws in all of Division I. The Cornhuskers have averaged 33.5 free throws per game.

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