The Wisconsin men’s basketball team will visit Creighton during the upcoming 2016-17 basketball season as part of the second-annual Gavitt Tipoff Games. One of eight inter-conference Gavitt Games matchups, the Badgers will travel to the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska, on Tuesday, Nov. 15.
The Big East home games will be telecast on FS1, while Big Ten home games will air on BTN or on an ESPN network.
The Badgers and Bluejays have split a pair of previous meetings, however they have only faced off once in the last 60 years, an 84-74 Creighton win in the 2012 Las Vegas Invitational.
2016 Gavitt Tipoff Games schedule:
Monday, Nov. 14 — Villanova at Purdue
Tuesday, Nov. 15 — Maryland at Georgetown
Wisconsin at Creighton
Wednesday, Nov. 16 — Northwestern at Butler
Thursday, Nov. 17 — Seton Hall at Iowa
Providence at Ohio State
Rutgers at DePaul
Friday, Nov. 18 — St. John’s at Minnesota