Winning streak snapped as Omaha falls to SIUE

By Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha women’s basketball team’s win streak came to an end on Sunday, falling to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 90-86 in...

Mavericks dominate the boards to snap five-game losing streak

By Avery Wenck, Sports Editor University of Nebraska at Omaha men’s basketball snapped a five game skid on Saturday afternoon with an 80-69 victory over conference opponent Denver....

This week in UNO sports history: Originally printed Dec. 16, 1988

Original Headline: Coach not happy with weekend split. Last weekend’s road trip wasn’t satisfying for UNO women’s basketball Coach Chefri Mankenberg, now at 3-2. The Lady...

Former Maverick, Simmons, joins D-league team Erie Bay Hawks

By Andrew Nelson, Contributor Former Maverick Justin “Socks” Simmons was selected in the eighth round (199th overall) of the NBA’s D-League Draft by the Erie...

Mavericks fall short to the Southeastern Conference’s Missouri Tigers

By Andrew Nelson CONTRIBUTOR Last week the Omaha men’s basketball team traveled to Columbia, Missouri for their third and final game against a power-five conference opponent. The...

Erickson recognized for “good works” on and off the court

By Blake Dickinson, Contributor Helping the community has been a goal of Kyler Erickson’s long before he even knew about the Allstate Good Works award....

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.


Women’s basketball nearly makes the Summit League Championship

Joe Franco SPORTS EDITOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha’s women’s basketball team hit the road to Sioux Falls, South Dakota last week in hopes of...