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Creighton baseball wins first BIG EAST Tournament title, earns automatic bid to NCAA Tournament

Posted: 10:55 PM, May 25, 2019
Updated: 2019-05-25 23:55:29-04
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MASON, Ohio (KMTV) — The Creighton baseball team held on to beat Xavier, 9-8, to win the BIG EAST Baseball Tournament and advance to the NCAA Tournament.

The Jays got down early in a 3-0 hole but Jack Strunc's grand slam put CU ahead and they never trailed after that.