Mavericks lose to Alberta in exhibition game

Andrew Nelson REPORTER The University of Nebraska at Omaha’s hockey team opened their season last Saturday in an exhibition matchup against the University of Alberta at...

Mavs shoot blanks against Chargers

For college hockey teams the magic number for success is 20 wins.  Achieving that goal qualifies a team for the NCAA tournament and puts you in good standing within your conference, while often earning you a spot in the top-15 rankings.


UNO Hockey through the years – From the inaugural season to today, Maverick hockey...

No players, no coaches, no arena, nothing existed of the UNO hockey program in the early part of 1996. The only thing that did...

Frozen Four (Photos)

Photos by Evan Ludes

Massa fights mono to get chance on the ice

When you're a freshman goaltender new to the program, you can expect a few hurdles on your way to earning a start in net.  Often  you have to compete with a veteran starter who's been in goal for a season or two.


The view from the top

Head Coach Dean Blais and several of his players often call hockey a funny game.  A week ago Blais and the Mavs were swept for the first time all season, on the road at no. 5 Quinnipiac.
Seven days later UNO completed a conference sweep of Colorado College and found themselves atop the WCHA standings.
The 8-4 victory on Friday and the 3-1 win on Saturday pushed the Mavs from 17 conference points to 21.  UNO jumped out of a three-way tie with Denver and North Dakota and past second place St. Cloud State.
 


Dean Blais steps down from hockey program

Ray Koch CONTRIBUTOR Unfortunately in sports, every great story has an ending. Some of the time, those endings can come sooner than expected. The University of Nebraska...