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Men's Tennis Uses Pair of Three-Set Victories To Outlast Air Force, 4-3

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OMAHA, Neb. -- The Creighton men's tennis team used a pair of three-set victories to outlast Air Force, 4-3, on Friday afternoon at the Hanscom Tennis Center.

The Bluejays improved to 4-6 overall, while the Falcons fell to 9-6.

Jose Oscar Diaz secured the match with a three-set victory at the No. 5 slot. Diaz fell behind 5-1 but stormed back for a win during a tiebreaker in the first set, 10-8. Air Force evened the match with a 7-5 win in the second set to force a deciding frame. The Bluejay sophomore went back-and-fourth during the deciding frame before sending a shot cross court in the 10th game to end the match with a 6-4 victory.