Women’s Basketball stumbles against ND State and Oral Roberts

  By Avery Wenck, Sports Editor The Omaha women’s basketball team suffered two defeats this week against conference opponents North Dakota State and Oral Roberts to...

Men’s Basketball Take a Road Win; Women Fall to Fort Wayne

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR The UNO Men’s Basketball team can finally take a breath of fresh air. After a difficult non-conference schedule (to put it mildly), they...

Women’s basketball ends drought with win over IUPUI

By Avery Wenck, Sports Editor The Omaha women’s basketball team dominated the second half on Saturday in a 66-49 win over Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis...

Five Omaha Games You Can’t Miss

Kenneth Pancake SPORTS EDITOR It seems that the Mavericks just get better and better every year–in every sport. Take the men’s soccer team, for example. In only...

Simmons adjusts form to improve shots from long range

Junior guard Justin Simmons has filled a role the Mavs have so desperately needed in 2012/13.  The graduation of former leading scorer Mitch Albers left the team without a reliable scorer.
But Simmons has picked up the slack, averaging 14.6 points on the season and 20.5 in his last eight games. Some of that scoring success can be attributed to improving his 3-point shot, something Simmons has been focusing on lately.
Simmons changed his shot back to the form he developed his last year in junior college.
 


Men’s basketball: 2018-19 preview

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR 2001. That was the last time that the Omaha men’s basketball program had fewer than 10 wins, excluding this past one. With departed talent,...

A family tradition: Davenport chases basketball dream

Gabriel Christensen CONTRIBUTOR Basketball runs in the family for this University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) Women’s Basketball player. Sophomore Remy Davenport has been playing ball...

Women’s basketball falls against Houston Baptist

The Omaha women’s basketball team fell to 3-2 on the year after their 64-51 loss to Houston Baptist on Friday. Omaha led 33-26 at...