Creighton coasts past UNO 8-2 Tuesday night

By Andrew Nelson, Contributor It was a cool and brisk spring night in downtown Omaha last Tuesday as cross-town rivals Omaha and Creighton faced off at TD Amer-itrade...

Baseball downs Iowa, gets swept at IPFW

After beating Creighton at TD Ameritrade last Tuesday, UNO ended the week with a victory at Iowa and then fell in a sweep at Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne.  Pitching and defense once again guided the way in a 3-1 win at Iowa City, but the Mavs were shut out in their first game against IPFW, lost a 6-3 decision on Saturday, then dropped 13-7 decision on Sunday.


Baseball disappoints at Werner Park

UNO's only home series of 2012 was set up to be the year's premier event.  The Mavs had the chance to play in front of the home crowd at the new Werner Park, and the seniors were being honored in between games of a double header.


New head coach Evan Porter ready to lead

Ray Koch CONTRIBUTOR From 2005-2009, Evan Porter was the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s do-it-all shortstop. A two-time All-American, Porter left UNO as a career .372...

Simply the best

What makes someone the best at what they do? Does it take breaking and setting new career records? Is it consistency over a long stretch of time? Does it take some sort of validation from one's peers?

In America, baseball has produced more heroes and more arguments about who's the best than perhaps anything else in sports history.


Baseball drops series in Seattle

The UNO baseball team earned their second win of the year in the first game of a three-game set at Seattle.  The Mavs dropped the next two in a doubleheader and returned from a road trip to Washington 2-9 on the year.


Mavs fall in tough contest verses Nebraska

Last Wednesday night, the Maverick baseball team fell to in-state rival Nebraska 17 to 6 at Haymarket Park in Lincoln. The meeting on the...