Eighth-seeded Creighton takes on nine seed Alabama at 12:40 p.m. Friday in second-round action of the NCAA men's basketball tournament in Greensboro, N.C. Log on at 11 a.m. for a pregame chat with World-Herald staff writer Steven Pivovar, stay tuned for live updates during the game, get complete preview coverage of the Jays and more.
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• Live stats: Creighton vs. Alabama, 12:40 p.m.
• Watch Live: NCAA.com live video
• Chat: Track the action in our "Bluejay Game Day" chat
• Photo Showcase: Creighton practices in Greensboro, N.C.
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• While Carolina influence is palpable, Jays focus on 'Bama
• Shatel: Doug McDermott brings his own star power
• Alabama traveled hard road to tourney
• Notes: Sebastian filling in for Jamychal Green
• Official: CU-UNC not discussed
• Bluejays accept Josh being Josh
• Creighton near top in graduation 'bracket'
• Blog: Tom Shatel, live from ACC country
• Blog: Bluejays want their own piece of history
CREIGHTON NCAA PREVIEW SECTION
• Jays learned from mistakes, began to trust each other
• Charting Shots: McDermott a true all-around talent
• Bluejays confident they won't be bullied by bigger Tide team
• List: 10 games that defined Creighton's season
• Sizing up CU's bracket
• Scouting Report: Creighton vs. Alabama
• Three reasons the Jays will make a deep run
• Three reasons the Jays won't stick around
• Player Capsules: Creighton men's basketball
• Doug McDermott shot chart: An online database and shot chart. Filter McDermott's shots and see where he was hot and cold on the court.
• Photo shoot experience: See a photo project featuring CU and its biggest fans, complete with fun facts about each player (and see its tag-worthy Facebook version too!).
• Timeline: Jays converge on Omaha: The Bluejays went from losing long-time coach Dana Altman to the NCAA tournament in two years. View an interactive timeline of the events that brought this season's CU team together.
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LIVE CHAT: BLUEJAY GAME DAY, 11 A.M.
Join World-Herald staff writer Steven Pivovar courtside for an 11 a.m. “Bluejay Game Day” chat as Creighton prepares to take on Alabama in the NCAA men's basketball tournament. Then stay tuned during the game with live updates from the writers and via the #CUvsUA hashtag on Twitter.