The Nebraska baseball team (21-14-1, 5-3-1 Big Ten) fell behind early against Creighton and threatened to rally in the sixth inning before ultimately falling to the Bluejays, 5-2, at TD Ameritrade Park on Tuesday night.

The season series between the intrastate rivals is tied 1-1 with the rubber match set for May 10 in Omaha. Nebraska won the first game of the season series by a 14-6 margin on April 4 in Lincoln.

The Huskers journey to Minneapolis, Minn., this weekend for a three-game series against the Minnesota Golden Gophers. The first game is set for Friday at 6:30 p.m. (CT).