Spartans drop Mavs 102 -72 in brotherly reunion

While the state school in Lincoln will soon be making the yearly trip to East Lansing, Mich., Monday night it was UNO coach Derrin Hansen's men's basketball team that had the honors.


‘Resilient’ Mavs run streak to three games

UNO turned a three-point gap into a 19-point gulf over the final six first-half minutes, coasting to a 93-67 win Saturday over Emporia State.


Men’s basketball wins three in five days

Every team responds to losing streaks differently.  After not tasting victory since Jan. 8 at Johnson and Wales, the UNO men's basketball team had no choice but to get on the court and play.


Mavs fall short of regional tournament bid

Top seed Missouri Southern beat fourth-seeded UNO 88-85 in the semifinals of the MIAA Men's Basketball Championship in Kansas City, ending the Mavericks' season.


Mavs Pull Off Upset Special

The Mavericks shocked No. 6 Washburn 87-83 Saturday at Sapp Fieldhouse, handing the Lady Blues their second loss of the season. The Mavs' upset victory followed a 98-59 beating at the hands of Pittsburg State on Wednesday.


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...

Men’s Basketball Preview

When the college basketball season tipped off last weekend, the UNO men's basketball team stepped into the big time.  Like the rest of the university's athletic programs, men's basketball is entering its first season in Division I competition.