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.

Five Omaha Games You Can’t Miss

Kenneth Pancake SPORTS EDITOR It seems that the Mavericks just get better and better every year–in every sport. Take the men’s soccer team, for example. In only...

Season ends at St. Cloud

Heartbreak has become a theme of the UNO hockey season over the last few weeks.  It seemed appropriate then that the Mavs would have their season end on a goal in a tie game with just 42 seconds remaining in the third period.

Mav focus: ‘It’s our game’

Team success is most often predicated on preparation. The time put into off-season workouts, sweat spent at everyday practices and work that goes into learning your opponent are elements used by players and coaches throughout the sports landscape. 

Blais announces departure of two assistant coaches

Jackson Taylor Sports Editor After what may have been the biggest second-half collapse in UNO hockey history, head coach Dean Blais announced last week that assistant...

Hockey gets swept during road trip to Bemidji State

Freshman forward Johnnie Searfoss scored UNO's only goal of the series as the Mavericks got swept in last weekend's trip to fellow conference newcomer Bemidji State. It was the Mavs' first weekend without a single conference point since last year's December trip to Ferris State. The two losses at the hands of the Beavers equal the total number of losses UNO has suffered in its first 12 games of the season. 

Mavs upset No. 2 UND behind Massa’s effort, Zombo’s shootout goal

By Nick Beaulieu - Reprinted from the OWH GRAND FORKS, N.D. — UNO goalie Ryan Massa and teammates have embodied a title throughout their impressive...

Freshman looking for ways to ‘make putts’

When a guy hasn't scored a goal in a while, some critics might say he's gripping the stick a little too tightly.  UNO Head Coach Dean Blais said he looks at the lack of scoring from some of his freshman a little differently.