Rose Shires and the UNO volleyball team are no different than any other team on campus. The youth of the team is going to force freshmen on the floor in order to make a starting lineup.
In 2012-13 the obvious question facing the men's basketball team is, how do the Mavs replace Mitch Albers? At the end of his historic career, Albers was the second highest scorer in UNO history, missing the all-time mark of 1,816 set by Dean Thompson by just 26 points.
Cal State Bakersfield held UNO senior Mitch Albers to single digits for the first time all season, and the Roadrunners topped the Mavs for the second time in two weeks. Bakersfield began the game on a 14-2 run and used 25 fast-break points to defeat UNO 84-63.
With a new year and a new season, the Mavericks look to three new hockey captains to lead the team on the ice.
Coming into the weekend the goal for the UNO hockey team was simple - earn two points and grab home ice for the WCHA playoffs.
The decision to recommend reclassifying UNO to Division I athletics to the Board of Regents was based on financial sustainability, said UNO Chancellor John Christensen. The proposed move would eliminate football and wrestling.