Will Robertson and Jake Holton each hit grand slams and Dylan Tebrake tossed five innings of one-hit ball as Creighton dominated in all phases of a 13-2 victory over Nebraska-Omaha on Tuesday, May 14. The game featured a rare 11 am start and attracted a crowd of 8,375 on Cox Kids Day.
Creighton improved to 32-11 with the victory, its 25th in the last 31 games, while Nebraska-Omaha fell to 27-19-1. Both teams will be home this weekend with a chance to win a regular-season conference title.
Creighton closes the regular-season with a home series against Villanova, which begins Thursday night at 6:30 pm.
Omaha plays host to Oral Roberts for a three-game series Thursday, May 14, through Saturday, May 16. The first game of the series begins at 4 p.m.
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Omaha third baseman Humberto Arteaga clubbed four hits, including a homer, while driving in four runs, while the bullpen trio of Tim Hill , Michael Ynoa and Kevin McCarthy combined for four scoreless frames in support of starterBrian Flynn ‘s strong outing to complete a four-game sweep of the Iowa Cubs in an 8-1 triumph on Tuesday afternoon at Principal Park.
Following an off day today, the Storm Chasers continue their nine-game road trip by starting a five-game set in Oklahoma City on Thursday, May 16. First pitch of the series opener is set for 7:05pm CT.