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.

Blair-Mobley brings maturity, experience to UNO women’s basketball

Carolyn Blair-Mobley had one year of eligibility left and a decision to make.
The 5-foot-10-inch forward, originally from St. Paul, Minn., had already played for Cloud County (Kan.) Community College for one season and then at Oklahoma State for two seasons. Her senior season, Blair-Mobley took a break from basketball to earn her degree.  But she wasn't quite ready to walk away from basketball.

Men’s basketball goes 2-3 over break

By Avery Wenck, Sports Editor While everyone else gets to return home and see their families and friends over break, most student athletes are hard at work as...

Two Mavs to keep an eye on next season

Joe Franco SPORTS EDITOR It’s hard to believe, but basketball season is dead and gone. Students have their eyes set on the white light at the end...

Men’s basketball shines in season home opener

By Andrew Nelson, Contributor Every suited Maverick scored on the way to a highlight-filled 100-75 season opening rout of the Central Arkansas Bears Sunday afternoon....

Omaha improves to 4-0 in Summit League

UNO's basketball team continues Summit League play at home on Saturday for a matchup with IPFW. Tip-off is scheduled for 1 p.m. Here's a game...

Senior Alex Welhouse’s diverse sports career comes to an end

From a conference tournament championship in 2010 to reclassification and road games against the likes of Wisconsin and Michigan State, senior Alex Welhouse has been through more than the typical Maverick basketball player. A role player who saw little time on the floor at the beginning of his career, Welhouse quickly developed into one of the team's key weapons.

Shaw leads Mavericks past Denver

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha women’s basketball team capped off its regular season with a 70-60 home victory over Denver. The Mavericks improved to 14-14...