Creighton men's soccer team's Jake Ashford was named Big East freshman of the week Monday after scoring his first career goal in Saturday’s win over Butler.
The defenseman scored in the 105th minute of overtime to give the Bluejays a 2-1 win.
The victory secured Creighton a spot in the Big East tournament, which begins Saturday.
The Nebraska 100: Our greatest athletes
The Nebraska 100, originally selected in 2005 and then updated and re-ranked in 2015, came from a pool of nearly 500 names from the ranks of high school, college, amateur and professional sports from the past 140 years. Assistance came from a panel of veteran sports observers from across the state, with the newspaper's sports staff determining the final rankings.