Herbers leads Bluejays past Illinois-Chicago

Fabian Herbers scored one goal and assisted on another Tuesday night as No. 3 Creighton posted a 3-1 victory over Illinois-Chicago.


Nebraska, Creighton coaches see matchup as important for sport, state

No. 9 Nebraska and Creighton renew their in-state series Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Devaney Center in what will be the largest collection of Nebraska natives on a Division I college volleyball court this year.


Creighton’s Lauren Smith heads home to face Huskers

Lauren Smith is more accustomed to going to the Devaney Center for swim meets than volleyball matches. The Creighton middle blocker was a multi-sport athlete for Lincoln Pius X and qualified for the state swimming and diving championships all four years.


Bluejays hope to extinguish Flames

Illinois-Chicago scored a 2-1 win over the Bluejays in 2005. Two seasons later, the Flames knocked Creighton out of the NCAA tournament with a 1-0 victory at Morrison. The second-ranked Bluejays will try to deny Illinois-Chicago a third victory at Morrison when the teams play Tuesday in a 7 p.m. match.

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Shatel: Power Five 
look like potent headache for Creighton, UNO

A year ago, CU made the historic move to the Big East Conference. A major conference. But what exactly is a major conference anymore?

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