Leathernecks get payback

The UNO women's basketball team earned their first-ever Division I win on the road at Western Illinois two months ago.  Junior guard Jamie Nash led the way, scoring 17 of the 25 points that came off the Maverick bench.


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.


Women’s basketball hits road for Thanksgiving trip

After making new head coach Chance Lindley's debut at Sapp Field House a successful one, the UNO women's basketball team took to the road for games last Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.  The three-game stretch included a matchup with #14 Kentucky, a trip to Division II West Vi


Last-second shot sinks women’s basketball

The UNO women's basketball team finished their season in Louisiana over the weekend, splitting their final two games with a win Saturday and an overtime loss on Monday. 


Mavs welcome Stinnet back to Omaha with 96-84 win

UNO outlasted the Missouri Western Griffons for a 96-84 win Wednesday night at Sapp Fieldhouse, though the game itself was a side note.


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...

Pohl gets win in final Sapp performance

In her final performance at the Sapp Fieldhouse, senior Heather Pohl's double double helped UNO earn a 68-54 win over Dakota Wesleyan and assured the Mavs of their first winning season in three years.  Pohl scored 17 points, including 12 in the second half, pulled down 10 rebounds and shot 4 of 7 from three-point range.


Seniors Karhoff and Simmons lead Mavericks to victory

Written by Joe Gabbert The Maverick’s men’s basketball team defeated Western Illinois Saturday Feb. 8, 71-60, in a tough and scrappy contest amongst more than...