The BIG EAST Conference announced that the 2015 Baseball Tournament will be held at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha, May 21-24.
“It is an honor for Creighton Baseball to host the BIG EAST Conference Tournament in just our second season as a member of the our conference,” said head coach Ed Servais. “This will be the second time we’ve hosted a conference tournament in TD Ameritrade Park. I am confident our staff will do a tremendous job, just as they did in 2011.”
The Bluejays hosted the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament in the first season of TD in 2011, which also serves as the host site for the College World Series.
Creighton finished its first year as a member of the BIG EAST (2014) as the regular-season champions at 32-17-1. The Bluejays advanced to the Tournament Championship game with a 2-0 mark, before falling to Xavier (5-0).
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Creighton assistant Spencer Allen, who served as associate head coach and recruiting coordinator for the past two seasons at CU, has taken a job with the University of Illinois. Allen has two stints in Omaha, returning to Creighton after three seasons at Washington State.