Men’s basketball gaining steam ahead of conference tournament

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR As the calendar draws closer to March, the tournament team is waking inside the Mavericks. With big wins against Western Illinois and Fort...

Men’s Basketball Falls to South Dakota State

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR The story was all too familiar last Tuesday evening. The opposition came out with a strong start, and Omaha trailed for the rest...

Men’s basketball preview and prediction: At South Dakota State

Ray Koch SPORTS EDITOR Tonight the men’s basketball team visits Brookings, South Dakota for a crucial conference matchup against Mike Daum and South Dakota State (SDSU). The...

Men’s basketball falls to North Dakota, as Hahn returns

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR The return of junior forward Mitch Hahn was not enough to spark the Mavericks to victory on Thursday night against the North Dakota...

Women’s basketball overcomes North Dakota State

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR It was the “worst-case scenario” kind of news. The news that a coach has nightmares about. Just an hour before a young Omaha team...

Women’s Basketball Falls to Denver

Ray Koch SPORTS EDITOR Zero wins, five losses. A scary start to league play got even worse on Thursday night when the Omaha women’s basketball team...

Men’s Basketball Takes Win After Two Overtimes

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR Coach Derrin Hansen put it best after the double overtime victory against the Denver Pioneers on Thursday night: “I’ve been here twenty years,...

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...