Omaha Collegiate Sports: Creighton Soccer

Luke Haakenson’s goal during the 81st minute lifted the Creighton men’s soccer team to a 1-0 win over DePaul on Wednesday night at Morrison Stadium.

The Bluejays improved to 3-3-0 in BIG EAST action and 7-5-1 overall, while the Blue Demons fell to 1-2-3 in league play and 5-6-3 overall. Creighton moved into a three-team tie for third place (nine points) in the BIG EAST standings with three regular-season matches remaining.

Creighton will hit the road for a match with Providence on Saturday. First touch between the Bluejays and Friars is set for 2:00 p.m. Central in Providence, Rhode Island.