Basketball squads hit the road to keep season alive

Joe Franco SPORTS EDITOR It’s already March folks. Basketball is reaching its conclusion on the year, and it’s the time where each squad must keep winning...

Coach Patton Shearer resigns

UNO women's basketball coach Patty Patton Shearer announced her resignation on Wednesday, ending a seven-year run as head coach of the Mavs.


Men’s basketball falls to Denver, 94 – 78

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR Opening their final road trip of the regular season, Omaha dropped a decision to the Denver Pioneers in Colorado, by a score of...

Men’s basketball survives in overtime thriller

Joe Franco SPORTS EDITOR University of Nebraska at Omaha students were spoiled with a lot of free perks Thursday night. Students received free Godfathers pizza, T-shirts...

UNO basketball earns All-Independent honors

Despite not being eligible for post-season play, the UNO men's and women's basketball teams picked up awards last week when several members received All-Independent Honors.  Four members of the men's team, and three members of the women's team, were named to the 2012 Independent  Basketball All-Conference Teams by College Sports Madness.


A family tradition: Davenport chases basketball dream

Gabriel Christensen CONTRIBUTOR Basketball runs in the family for this University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) Women’s Basketball player. Sophomore Remy Davenport has been playing ball...

Patterson hits buzzer-beating three to top Montana St

By Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha basketball team recorded its second victory over a Big Sky conference opponent on Sunday, topping Montana State, 100-97. With...

Mavs fall short of regional tournament bid

Top seed Missouri Southern beat fourth-seeded UNO 88-85 in the semifinals of the MIAA Men's Basketball Championship in Kansas City, ending the Mavericks' season.