Bloop single caps Huskers' late momentum swing in win over CU
Creighton's Ryan Fitzgerald misses on a tag of Nebraska's Ryan Boldt on a steal in the 10th inning as Nebraska beat Creighton.
Posted: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 12:00 am
LINCOLN — Nebraska sophomore Jake Placzek got the fastball he was expecting in the bottom of the 10th inning, but all he could do with the inside pitch was bloop it into center field.
Placzek's mind hovered around two words as he sprinted toward first base, his eyes locked on the baseball as Creighton center fielder Mike Gerber closed in.
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Wednesday, March 19, 2014 12:00 am.