UNO junior starter Zach Williamsen, a Millard West grad, took a shutout into the seventh inning and the Mavs held on from there, defeating Creighton 4-1 at TD Ameritrade Park on Tuesday night.

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Creighton catcher Joey Mancuso admits he lacks an appreciation for the rivalry that is part of the Bluejays’ baseball series with the...
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Sophomore right-hander Matt Warren scattered three hits over seven innings, and the Bluejays got two-run singles from Joey Mancuso and Mike Gerber in...
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Creighton rode a strong offensive showing against Villanova on Friday into first place in the Big East baseball race.
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Villanova hitters finally blow up against CU
Score one for Villanova over Creighton in the battle of the Big East's worst offenses. Hitting a league-worst .231 coming into Thursday's game, the Wildcats collected 13 hits against six Creighton pitchers in posting a 6-3 win in the opening game of the three-game series at Villanova Ballpark.
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Bluejays sweep doubleheader with Georgetown
Following a 13-4 rout of Georgetown on the front side of a doubleheader, a crowd of 2,837 saw the Jays tie TD Ameritrade Park records for runs and hits with 16 each as the Jays earned a weekend sweep of the Hoyas with a 16-5 blowout in the nightcap.
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Warren shuts down Hoyas in Big East opener
Matt Warren provided Creighton's overworked bullpen with some Friday night relief. The sophomore right-hander pitched his first career complete game in leading the Bluejays to a 2-0 victory over Georgetown in their Big East opener at TD Ameritrade Park.
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Warren, Jays hope to start weekend strong
Matt Warren’s ability to get Creighton off to good starts will be critical this week as the Bluejays begin Big East play against Georgetown.
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Blach quickly climbing minor league ladder
Richmond Flying Squirrels lefty Ty Blach returned to Creighton University last fall to complete degree requirements. While in Omaha, Blach took classes with a friend who could insightfully discuss the San Francisco Giants, the AA Squirrels’ parent club.
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Huskers beat Creighton with another late rally
Jake Placzek drove in two runs with a two-out single break a 2-2 tie and cap Nebraska's three-run rally in the eighth, leading the Huskers to a 4-2 win over in-state rival Creighton.
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Notes: Albrecht performs well on the mound despite eventual Bluejay loss
A few more outings like the one Jeff Albrecht had Tuesday, and the freshman left-hander might have a role on the weekend as Creighton begins conference play.
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Huskers, Jays trying to stay hot ahead of conference play
Each team brings a modest winning streak — Nebraska has won its last four games, Creighton its last three — into the 6:30 p.m. game at TD Ameritrade Park. Both teams, though, have shown they're as adept at squandering momentum as building on it.
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Gerber, Fitzgerald help Bluejays sweep North Dakota
Mike Gerber and Ryan Fitzgerald each drove in three runs Sunday as Creighton completed a sweep of North Dakota with an 8-6 victory. The win at TD Ameritrade Park improved Creighton to 15-10-1 while North Dakota dropped to 6-15.
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Creighton takes two from North Dakota
A pair of Bluejays couldn't have picked a better time to each notch a career first. David Wiedeman's one-out single and Brandon Mikulka's two-out triple keyed a two-run ninth inning as Creighton came from behind for a 4-3 walk-off win over North Dakota to complete a doubleheader sweep.
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Creighton’s Friday game with North Dakota canceled
Due to poor weather, Creighton baseball’s game with North Dakota on Friday has been canceled.
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Creighton-UNO game at Werner Park postponed
The baseball game between Creighton and the University of Nebraska at Omaha was postponed Wednesday due to poor weather conditions.
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Errors sink Creighton in loss to UNLV
Kenny Oakley held Creighton to three hits over eight innings Monday, and UNLV took advantage of shoddy fielding by the Bluejays in posting a 3-1 victory.
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Bluejays lose series finale to Kansas State
When Creighton coach Ed Servais gave Taylor Elman the starting nod Sunday in the series finale with Kansas State, he told Elman his mission was to chew up innings and give a weary Bluejay bullpen some relief.
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Walks hurt Creighton in defeat
Against a Kansas State offense hitting .303 and with an on-base percentage of .407, the last trait Creighton coach wanted to see his pitching staff exhibit was generosity.
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Warren provides needed boost for Jays
With a stretch of 10 games in 12 days, Creighton coach Ed Servais is looking for his starting staff to eat some innings to help out a bullpen that has been especially busy so far this season.
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