All the anticipation for men's basketball's first home game at the new Ralston Arena came to fruition Friday night. It took UNO a little getting used to the new house but the Mavs went away a winner 77-64.
Across the country, outside the limelight of the Aaron Rodgers' and Chris Johnson's of the NFL, there are hundreds of pro football players patiently waiting for their spot to climb up the ranks of their position. Zach Miller, a former Maverick star quarterback, is one of those players.
The UNO women's tennis team took the court twice last week, falling in a shutout on Wednesday then dropping a 4-3 decision Friday night. The Mavs were unable to win more than a single set against Arkansas-Little Rock, then split singles and lost doubles 2-1 to North Dakota.