Creighton scored four unearned runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to post a 6-2 win over Drake on Tuesday afternoon. Creighton improves to 25-19-1 with the victory, and 14-6 in MVC play. The victory, coupled with a loss by Southern Illinois at Evansville, moves the Jays into a tie for second place with two weeks left in league play. Drake falls to 20-25 (11-10 MVC).
Creighton will host in-state rival Nebraska (29-17) at 6 pm on Wednesday, with gates to the CU Sports Complex opening at 5 pm.